Rick Rescorla Bio, Wiki, Age, Height, DOB(Famous Birthday), Family, Wife, Net Worth

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Rick Rescorla (Cyril Richard Rescorla)

Last Updated: 26 May, 2023 | Views: 92

Age: 62

Profession: Defence

Other Profession(s): Police Officer, Soldier

Famous For: Hero Of September 11, 2001 Attack

Higher Education: Graduated

Rick Rescorla Birth Date, Sign, Religion, Nationality, Hometown

Date of Birth
27 May, 1939 (62 Years 03 Months 15 Days)
Birth Country
United Kingdom
Birth State/Province
Birth Place
Hayle, Cornwall
Birth Sign
Died on
11 Sep, 2001
Cause of Death
Plane Crash

Rick Rescorla Early life, Education, Career, Awards, Achievements, Controversy, Unknown Facts

About (Profile/Biography):
Rick Rescorla was a heroic figure who played a crucial role in saving lives during the September 11 attacks. As the security director at Morgan Stanley, he anticipated the potential for terrorism and implemented comprehensive evacuation plans. Sadly, Rescorla lost his life while continuing his rescue efforts. His bravery and preparedness continue to inspire many today.

Rick Rescorla Education:
•    B.A., M.A.: University of Oklahoma 
•    J.D.: Oklahoma City University School of Law 

Rick Rescorla Career:
•    Rick Rescorla Rank: Colonel
•    Rick Rescorla Unit: 1st Cavalry Division (Airmobile) & Parachute Regiment (UK)
•    1961: Joined the British Army as a paratrooper.
•    1963: Joined the British Special Air Service (SAS), and in 1965, he left the British Army and traveled to the United States.
•    1985: Retired from the U.S. Army and began working in corporate security.
•    1985-1992: Served as the Director of Security for Dean Witter Reynolds, a financial services firm.
•    1992-2001: Held the position of Vice President of Security for Morgan Stanley, a global financial services firm. He was responsible for security planning and emergency response.
•    September 11, 2001: Rescorla, despite the chaos and uncertainty, implemented emergency evacuation procedures and successfully evacuated thousands of Morgan Stanley employees. Tragically, Rescorla was last seen heading back into the building to rescue more people and was killed when the tower collapsed.

Rick Rescorla Medals/Awards:
•    Bronze Star 
•    Silver Star
•    Purple Heart
•    General Service Medal 
•    Vietnam Gallantry Cross
•    Combat Infantryman Badge
•    Presidential Citizens Medal

Rick Rescorla Unknown Facts:
•    Rescorla is perhaps best known for his heroism during the September 11 attacks. Rescorla's bravery and sacrifice have been widely recognized and honored, and he is remembered as a true American hero.

Rick Rescorla Height, Weight, Eye Color, Hair

Height (Approx.)
In Centimeters 185 cm
In Meters 1.85 m
In Feet & Inches 6'1"
Weight (Approx.)
In Kilograms 81 kg
In Pounds 178 Ibs
Eye Color
Hair Color

Rick Rescorla Family, Parents, Kids, Father, Mother, Children

Father's Name
Mother's Name
Ciss Rescorla
Susan Rescorla, Betsy Nathan
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