|Los Angeles Times; November 15, 1997, page A-20||He and his wife, the former Susan Garrett, currently reside in Houston and have eight children and 17 grandchildren|
|Since March 2006, Baker and former U||From 1997 to 2004, Baker served as the personal envoy of United Nations Secretary-General Kofi Annan to seek a political solution to the conflict over Western Sahara|
A native Houstonian, Baker graduated from Princeton University in 1952.
|During his tenure at the State Department, Baker traveled to 90 foreign countries as the United States confronted the unprecedented challenges and opportunities of the post—Cold War era||Baker III Institute for Public Policy at Rice University and serves on the board of the Howard Hughes Medical Institute|
|From 1981 to 1985, he served as White House chief of staff to President Reagan||After two years of active duty as a lieutenant in the United States Marine Corps, he entered The University of Texas School of Law at Austin|
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