Frederick B. Dent


Frederick B. Dent
Frederick Baily Dent

Frederick Baily Dent (born August 17, 1922) was the United States Secretary of Commerce from February 2, 1973, to March 26, 1975.

Dent was born in Cape May, New Jersey. He served in the United States Navy from 1943-1946. From 1958-1972 and 1977-1988, he was president of Mayfair Mills in Arcadia, South Carolina. He was inducted into the South Carolina Business Hall of Fame in 1994. Dent and his wife, Mildred, have five children.

Dent currently lives in Spartanburg, South Carolina.

Frederick Baily Dent on the job
Political offices
Preceded by
Peter George Peterson
United States Secretary of Commerce
Served under: Richard Nixon, Gerald Ford

February 2, 1973 – March 26, 1975
Succeeded by
Rogers Morton
Government offices
Preceded by
William D. Eberle
United States Trade Representative
1975 – 1977
Succeeded by
Robert S. Strauss




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