Jimmy Carter

 
 
39th President of the United States
In office
January 20, 1977 – January 20, 1981
Vice PresidentWalter Mondale
Preceded byGerald Ford
Succeeded byRonald Reagan
76th Governor of Georgia
In office
January 12, 1971 – January 14, 1975
LieutenantLester Maddox
Preceded byLester Maddox
Succeeded byGeorge Busbee
Member of the Georgia State Senate
from the 14th district
In office
January 14, 1963 – January 10, 1967
Preceded byDistrict established
Succeeded byHugh Carter
ConstituencySumter County
Personal details
Born
James Earl Carter Jr.

October 1, 1924 (age 94)
Plains, Georgia, U.S.

Political partyDemocratic
Spouse(s)
Rosalynn Smith (m. 1946)
Children
  • Jack
  • James III (Chip)
  • Donnel (Jeff)
  • Amy
RelativesJames Earl Carter Sr. (father)
Bessie Gordy (mother)
EducationGeorgia Institute of Technology
United States Naval Academy (BS)
Civilian awardsNobel Peace Prize (2002)
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SignatureCursive signature in ink
Military service
Allegiance United States
Branch/service United States Navy
Years of service1943–1953 (Active)
1953–1961 (Reserve)
RankUS Navy O3 infobox.svg Lieutenant
Military awardsAmerican Campaign Medal ribbon.svg American Campaign Medal
World War II Victory Medal ribbon.svg World War II Victory Medal
China Service Medal ribbon.svg China Service Medal
National Defense Service Medal ribbon.svg National Defense Service Medal
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