“We have lost a remarkable and loving husband, father, grandfather and a great American,” his family said in a statement, adding that he was fully vaccinated.
Continued…”We want to thank the medical staff at Walter Reed National Medical Center for their caring treatment.”
He was 84
Colin Luther Powell is an American politician, diplomat and retired four-star general who served as the 65th United States Secretary of State from 2001 to 2005. Powell was the first African-American Secretary of State. Wikipedia
Born: April 5, 1937, Harlem, New York, NYDied: October 18, 2021Spouse: Alma Powell (m. 1962)Previous offices: United States Secretary of State (2001–2005), MoreChildren: Linda Powell, Michael Powell, Annemarie PowellParents: Luther Theophilus Powell, Maud Arial