Vernon Jordan has died at 85. He’s seen here in November of 1992, when he led then-President-elect Bill Clinton’s transition team.

WASHINGTON, DC – NOVEMBER 8: Vernon Jordan Jr., the head of U.S. President-elect Bill Clinton’s transition team, tells reporters 08 November 1992, that he has no time to talk. Jordan was leaving NBC’s Washington studio after appearing on “Meet the Press”. (Photo credit should read JENNIFER LAW/AFP via Getty Images)