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Gerald Ford
Gerald Ford presidential portrait (cropped).jpg
Ford in August 1974
38t Preses o the Unitit States
In office
August 9, 1974 – January 20, 1977
Vice Preses None (Aug–Dec 1974)
Nelson Rockefeller (1974–77)
Precedit bi Richard Nixon
Succeedit bi Jimmy Carter
40t Vice Preses o the Unitit States
In office
December 6, 1973 – August 9, 1974
Preses Richard Nixon
Precedit bi Spiro Agnew
Succeedit bi Nelson Rockefeller
Hoose Minority Leader
In office
Januar 3, 1965 – December 6, 1973
Whip Leslie C. Arends
Precedit bi Charles A. Halleck
Succeedit bi John Jacob Rhodes
Chairman o the Hoose Republican Conference
In office
Januar 3, 1963 – Januar 3, 1965
Precedit bi Charles Hoeven
Succeedit bi Melvin Laird
Member o the U.S. Hoose o Representatives
frae Michigan's 5t destrict
In office
Januar 3, 1949 – December 6, 1973
Precedit bi Bartel J. Jonkman
Succeedit bi Richard Vander Veen
Personal details
Born Leslie Lynch King Jr.
14 Julie 1913(1913-07-14)
Omaha, Nebraska, U.S.
Dee'd 26 December 2006(2006-12-26) (aged 93)
Rancho Mirage, Californie, U.S.[1]
Restin place Gerald R. Ford Museum
Grand Rapids, Michigan
Poleetical pairty Republican Pairty
Spoose(s) Betty Bloomer (m. 1948; his daith 2006)
Bairns Michael, John, Steven, an Susan
Alma mater Varsity o Michigan (B.A.)
Yale Law Schuil (J.D.)
Profession Lawyer
Religion Episcopalian
Awairds Asiatic-Paceefic Campaign Medal
American Campaign Medal
Warld War II Victory Medal
Signatur Gerald R. Ford
Militar service
Allegiance  Unitit States o Americae
Service/branch  United States Navy
Years o service 1942–46
Rank U.S. Navy O-4 infobox.svg Lieutenant commander
Battles/wars Warld War II

Gerald Rudolph "Jerry" Ford, Jr. (Leslie Lynch King, Jr.; Julie 14, 1913 — December 26, 2006) wis the 38t Preses o the Unitit States.

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  1. James M. Naughton, Adam Clymer (December 27, 2006). "Gerald Ford, 38th President, Dies at 93". The New York Times. Retrieved October 19, 2009.