Wayne Coy
Chairman of the Federal Communications Commission
In office
December 29, 1947 – February 21, 1952
PresidentHarry S. Truman
Preceded byPaul A. Walker
Succeeded byPaul A. Walker
Personal details
Born
Albert Wayne Coy

(1903-11-23)November 23, 1903
DiedSeptember 24, 1957(1957-09-24) (aged 53)
Political partyDemocratic

Albert Wayne Coy (November 23, 1903 – September 24, 1957) served as chairman of the Federal Communications Commission from December 29, 1947, to February 21, 1952.[1]

During World War II, he served as a Liaison Officer for the Office for Emergency Management, and as a special assistant to President Franklin Delano Roosevelt.[2][3]

Government offices Preceded byPaul Atlee Walker Chairman of the Federal Communications Commission December 1947–February 1952 Succeeded byPaul Atlee Walker

References

  1. ^ "Commissioners from 1934 to Present". Federal Communications Commission. 2013-06-05. Retrieved 2017-05-13.
  2. ^ "The Papers of (Albert) Wayne Coy". FDR Presidential Library and Museum.
  3. ^ "A. Wayne Coy". Indiana Journalism Hall of Fame. 22 January 1995. Retrieved 2018-05-18.