Photo courtesy of e-WV: The West Virginia Encyclopedia
Cyrus Roberts Vance (March 27, 1917-Jan. 12, 2002), Secretary of State in President Carter's administration, was born in Clarksburg. He helped draft the law creating the National Aeronautics and Space Administration.
Gallery: Famous West Virginians
Jun. 20, 2012 @ 12:00 AM
West Virginia was once considered home for many famous faces. Here are some of the famous people with ties to West Virginia.