- Date of Birth:
- October 4, 1946
- North Platte
Chuck Hagel (born Charles Timothy “Chuck” Hagel on October 4, 1946 in North Platte, Nebraska, U.S.) is an American politician who served as a United States Senator from Nebraska from 1997 to 2009.
Best Known For:
Chuck is the 24th and current United States Secretary of Defense. He will resign as US defence secretary after less than two years in the top military post.
Chuck was the oldest of two sisters and four brother. His father was a veteran of World War II.