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Calvin Bow Tong Lee, American insurance company executive. Member.


Lee, Calvin Bow Tong was born on February 18, 1934 in New York City. Son of George G. and Lin (Hong) Lee.


Bachelor of Arts, Columbia, 1955, Bachelor of Laws, 1958. Master of Laws, New York University, 1965, Juris Scientiae Doctor, 1968. Honorary Doctor of Laws, Montclair State College, 1980.


Bar: New York bar 1959, Supreme Court of the United States Court bar 1959. General manager Lee’s Restaurant, New York City, 1951-1958. Attorney Emmet, Marvin & Martin, New York City, 1958-1961.

Assistant dean, director Citizenship Program. Lecturer political science Columbia, 1961-1965. American Council Education fellow in academic administration Bryn Mawr College, 1965-1966.

Staff associate American Council on Education, 1966-1967. Assistant director div. of college support Bureau Higher Education, United States Office Education, 1967-1968. Dean College Liberal Arts, Boston University, 1968-1970, acting president, 1970, executive vice president, 1971.

Chancellor U. Maryland., Baltimore County, 1971-1976. Vice president Prudential Insurance Company American, Newark, since 1976.


  • Other Work

    • Author: Chinese Cooking for American Kitchens, 1958, Chinatown, The United States of America, 1965, One Man, One Vote, 1967, The Campus Scene: 1900-1970, 1970. Co-author: The Invisible Colleges, 1972, The Gourmet Chinese Regional Cookbook, 1976. Editor, contributor: Improving College Teaching, 1967.

      Co-editor, contributor: Whose Goals for American Higher Education, 1968.




Married Beverly Song, June 8, 1957 (divorced).; married Audrey A. Evans, September 11, 1971. Children: Christopher, Craig.

George G. Lee

Lin (Hong) Lee

Beverly Song

Audrey A. Evans

Christopher Lee

Craig Lee