Al Gore

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Nobel prize medal.svg Al Gore
Al Gore at SapphireNow 2010 cropped.jpg
Gore givin ane o the keynotes at SapphireNow 2010
45t Vice Preses o the Unitit States
In office
Januar 20, 1993 – Januar 20, 2001
Preses Bill Clinton
Precedit bi Dan Quayle
Succeedit bi Dick Cheney
Unitit States Senator
frae Tennessee
In office
Januar 3, 1985 – Januar 2, 1993
Precedit bi Howard Baker
Succeedit bi Harlan Mathews
Member o the U.S. Hoose o Representatives
frae Tennessee's 6t destrict
In office
Januar 3, 1983 – Januar 3, 1985
Precedit bi Robin Beard
Succeedit bi Bart Gordon
Member o the U.S. Hoose o Representatives
frae Tennessee's 4t destrict
In office
Januar 3, 1977 – Januar 3, 1983
Precedit bi Joe L. Evins
Succeedit bi Jim Cooper
Personal details
Born Albert Arnold Gore, Jr.
(1948-03-31) 31 Mairch 1948 (age 70)
Washington, D.C., U.S.
Poleetical pairty Democratic
Spoose(s) Tipper Aitcheson (1970-2010; separatit)[1]
Relations Albert A. Gore, Sr., (faither)
Pauline LaFon Gore, (mither)
Bairns 4; includin Karenna & Kristin
Alma mater Harvard College (A.B.)
Profession Author
Politeecian
Environmental Activist
Religion Baptist[2]
(umwhile Soothren Baptist)
Awairds National Defense Service Medal ribbon.svg Naitional Defense Service Medal
Signatur Cursive signatur in ink
Wabsteid algore.com
Militar service
Allegiance  Unitit States o Americae
Service/branch  Unitit States Airmy
Years o service 1969–1971
Rank Private; Occupational specialist: Journalist[3]
Unit 20t Engineer Brigade
Battles/wars Vietnam War

Albert Arnold "Al" Gore, Jr. (born Mairch 31, 1948) is an American politeecian, advocate an philanthropist, who served as the 45t Vice Preses o the Unitit States (1993–2001), unner Preses Bill Clinton. He wis the Democratic Pairty's nominee for Preses an lost the 2000 U.S. presidential election despite winnin the popular vote. Gore is currently an author an environmental activist. He haes foondit a nummer o non-profit organisations, includin the Alliance for Climate Protection, an haes received a Nobel Peace Prize for his wirk in climate chynge activism.[4]

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. NBC News and news services (June 2, 2010). "Al and Tipper Gore separate after 40 years:Couple calls it 'a mutual and mutually supportive decision'". MSNBC. Archived frae the oreeginal on June 5, 2010. Retrieved June 28, 2010. 
  2. CNN staff (June 16, 1999). "Biography: Gore's road from Tennessee to the White House". CNN. Retrieved June 29, 2010. 
  3. New York Times staff (October 11, 2007). "Al Gore: Quick Biography". The New York Times. Retrieved June 26, 2010. 
  4. Nobel Media AB (2007). "The Nobel Peace Prize 2007". Nobel Media AB. Retrieved September 26, 2011.