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Nicknames: "Jesse Ventura", "The Body"
Birthdate: (62)
Birthplace: Minneapolis, Hennepin County, Minnesota, United States
Managed by: Jason Scott Wills
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About James George Janos

James George Janos (born July 15, 1951), better known by his stage name, Jesse Ventura, is an American politician, actor, author, veteran, and former professional wrestler who served as the 38th Governor of Minnesota from 1999 to 2003.

He is the son of Bernice Martha (née Lenz) and George William Janos, both of whom were World War II veterans. Ventura has an older brother who served in the Vietnam War. Ventura has described himself as Slovak; his father's parents were from what is now Slovakia, and his mother was of German ancestry.

He is considering running for president as an independent in 2016.

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jesse_Ventura

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Jesse Ventura, 38th Governor of Minnesota's Timeline

1951
July 15, 1951
Minneapolis, Hennepin County, Minnesota, United States
1975
July 18, 1975
Age 24
1979
1979
Age 27
Minneapolis, Hennepin County, Minnesota, United States