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Terrel H. Bell
|2nd United States Secretary of Education|
January 22, 1981 – January 20, 1985
|Preceded by||Shirley M. Hufstedler|
|Succeeded by||William J. Bennett|
|Born||November 11, 1921|
Lava Hot Springs, Idaho, United States
|Died||June 22, 1996 (aged 74)|
Salt Lake City, Utah, United States
|Resting place||Larkin Sunset Gardens in Sandy, Utah, United States|
|Spouse(s)||Betty Fitzgerald Bell|
|Children||Mark F. Bell|
Warren T. Bell
Glenn M. Bell
Peter F. Bell
|Parents||Willard Dewain Bell|
Alta Martin Bell
|Alma mater||Southern Idaho College of Education|
|Branch/service||United States Marine Corps|
|Battles/wars||World War II|
Terrel Howard Bell (November 11, 1921 – June 22, 1996) was an American politician. He was the second United States Secretary of Education. He was in the Ronald Reagan cabinet. He served from January 1981 through January 1985.
- "Terrel Bell, Known for Defending Federal Role in Education, Dies". Education Week.org. July 10, 1996. http://www.edweek.org/ew/articles/1996/07/10/40bell.h15.html. Retrieved March 10, 2014.