Albert Vincent Casey

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Albert Casey
67th United States Postmaster General
In office
January 7, 1986 – August 16, 1986
President Ronald Reagan
Preceded by Paul Carlin
Succeeded by Preston Tisch
Personal details
Born (1920-02-28)February 28, 1920
Arlington, Massachusetts, U.S.
Died July 10, 2004(2004-07-10) (aged 84)
Dallas, Texas, U.S.
Education Harvard University (BA, MBA)

Albert Vincent Casey (February 28, 1920 – July 10, 2004) was a United States Postmaster General, publisher of The Los Angeles Times, and an attendee of the Bohemian Grove. He received two degrees from Harvard University in 1948.

Casey was born in Arlington, Massachusetts. He served in the United States Army for four years during World War II. He served on the New York State Financial Control Board when it was first formed in 1975.[1] He spent eight years as President of Times Mirror Company and was CEO of American Airlines from 1974 to 1985. He was a Distinguished Executive at the Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars. He died at his home in Dallas, Texas.[2][3]


  1. ^ Casey, Albert V, Casey's Law, Arcade Publishing, 1997, pp. 177-178
  2. ^ "Albert V. Casey". Archived from the original on 2004-12-09. 
  3. ^ 'American Airlines Chief Albert Casey Dies,' The Washington Post, Luis Estrada, July 13, 2004, pg. B06

Further reading[edit]

  • "Business Notes BANKING" April 25, 1988 [1]
  • "Albert V. Casey, 84, American Air Chief, Dies" NY Times, July 14, 2004, [2]
  • " R.T.C.'s Chief Stepping Down" NY Times, February 18, 1993, [3]
Business positions
Preceded by
C.R. Smith
American Airlines CEO
Succeeded by
Robert Crandall
Government offices
Preceded by
Paul N. Carlin
United States Postmaster General
January 7, 1986 – August 16, 1986
Succeeded by
Preston R. Tisch