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40 - Ronald Reagan

Personal Statistics:

Birth Date: February 6, 1911

Birthplace: Family’s five-room rented flat over a bakery on Main Street, Tampico, Illinois

Father: John Edward Reagan (1883-1941)

Mother: Nelle Wilson (1885-1962)

Height at Prime: 6 feet 1 inch

Physical Description: Blue eyes, thick brown hair, had a clear, well-modulated voice

1st Wife: Jane Wyman (nee Sarah Jane Mayfield) (January 5, 1917 – September 10, 2007)

1st Marriage Date: January 26, 1940

1st Marriage Place: Wee Kirk o’Heather wedding chapel near Hollywood, California

Children:

-- Maureen Elizabeth Reagan Filippone Sills Revell (January 4, 1941 – August 8, 2001)

-- Michael Edward Reagan (March 18, 1945 - ____ ) (adopted)

-- Christine Reagan (June 26, 1947 – June 27, 1947)

2nd Wife: Nancy Davis (nee Anne Frances Robbins) (July 6, 1921 - ____ )

2nd Marriage Date: March 4, 1952

2nd Marriage Place: Little Brown Church in the San Fernando Valley, California

Children:

-- Patricia Ann “Patti Davis” Reagan Grilley (October 21, 1952 - ____ )

-- Ronald Prescott Reagan (May 20, 1958 - ____ )

Death Date: June 5, 2004

Place of Death: His home, Bel Air, California

Cause of Death: Pneumonia complicated by Alzheimer’s disease

Final Words: Unknown

Burial Place: Ronald Reagan Presidential Library and Museum, Simi Valley, California

Professional Statistics:

Radio Announcer (1932-1937)

Professional Actor (1937-1965)

Served in the Army Reserves during World War II (1942-1945)

Governor of California (1967-1975)

40th President of the United States (1981-1989)

Political Party: Republican

His Vice President: George H.W. Bush (1981-1989)

Events During Presidency:

Assassination Attempt (March 30, 1981)

Reaganomics

Social Security (1983)

Grenada Invasion (1983)

Challenger Explosion (January 28, 1986)

U.S.-Canadian Trade Pact (1988)

No Negotiation with Terrorists

Iran-Contra Scandal (1987-1988)

Escort in the Persian Gulf (1987)

Nicaragua and the Contra Resistance

Sanctions Against South Africa

Relations with the Soviet Union


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