Elvis Jacob Stahr Jr.
(March 9 1916
– November 11 1998
) was an American government official and college president and administrator. After graduating from the University of Kentucky
in 1936 as a member of Sigma Chi
, he became a professor and then dean of the College of Law there, before becoming president of West Virginia University
. He served as the United States Secretary of the Army
between 1961 and 1962 and later served as president of Indiana University
. He was the president
of the National Audubon Society
from 1968 until 1979.
Stahr was born in Hickman, Kentucky.