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Lawyer

Louis Julius Hector, American lawyer. Trustee emeritus University Miami, Rockefeller University, National Humanities Center, 1985-1991; director emeritus Chamber Music Society Lincoln Center, since 1987; chairman Lucille P. Markey Charitable Trust, 1983-1997. Served with Office of Strategic Services. Member American Academy Arts and Sciences.

Background

Hector, Louis Julius was born on December 11, 1915 in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, United States. Son of Harry Howard and Grace Elizabeth (Kellerstrass) Hector.

Education

Bachelor, Williams College, 1938; postgraduate, Christ Church Oxford (England) University, 1939; Bachelor of Laws, Yale University, 1942.

Career

Attorney, Department Justice, Washington, 1942-1943; assistant to under secretary, Department State, 1944; private practice, Miami, 1946-1947; president, Hector Supply Company, Miami, 1948-1956; member, Civil Aeronautics Board, 1957-1959; senior partner, Steel, Hector & Davis, Miami, since 1959.

Membership

Trustee emeritus University Miami, Rockefeller University, National Humanities Center, 1985-1991. Director emeritus Chamber Music Society Lincoln Center, since 1987. Chairman Lucille P. Markey Charitable Trust, 1983-1997.

Served with Office of Strategic Services. Member American Academy Arts and Sciences.

Connections

Married Dorothy Anne Dooley, August 12, 1950 (deceased 1973). Children: Denis Howard, Dorothy Anne, William Frederic, Louis Julius. Married Nancy Bean Hilles, December 11, 1976.

father:
Harry Howard Hector

mother:
Grace Elizabeth (Kellerstrass) Hector

spouse:
Nancy Bean Hilles

spouse:
Dorothy Anne Dooley

child:
Louis Julius Hector

child:
Dorothy Anne Hector

child:
William Frederic Hector

child:
Denis Howard Hector