By Joe Carter - Feb 25, 2014
C. Everett Koop died last year at the age of 96. Here are nine things you should know about the former surgeon general.
1. In 1981, Dr. Charles Everett Koop—his lifelong nickname was "Chick", short for "chicken coop"—had never served in public office when President Ronald Reagan appointed him surgeon general of the United States.…Read More