Harold Crosby

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Harold Crosby
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Born September 21, 1918
Jacksonville, Florida
Died January 10, 1996(1996-01-10) (aged 77)
Pensacola, Florida
Nationality United States
Fields Higher Education
Alma mater University of Florida J.D.
Northwestern Bachelors
Known for Being the President of FIU
Founder of UWF

Harold B. Crosby (September 21, 1918 – January 10, 1996) was the founding president of the University of West Florida and the second president of Florida International University. He received his Bachelor's degree from Northwestern University, and his Law Degree from the University of Florida.

Preceded by
President of University of West Florida
1964 - 1974
Succeeded by
James A. Robinson
Preceded by
Chuck Perry
President of Florida International University
1976 - 1979
Succeeded by
Gregory Baker Wolfe

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