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Harvey Lowell Wollman (born May 14, 1935) was the 26th Governor of South Dakota. He was the first Lieutenant Governor in the history of South Dakota to move into the Governor's office. As of 2014, he...

11/23/2008 2/4/2016

Richard Buell Ogilvie (February 22, 1923 – May 10, 1988) was the 35th governor of Illinois and served from 1969 to 1973. A wounded combat veteran of World War II, he became known as the mafia-...

1/29/2009 2/4/2016

Michael Okerlund "Mike" Leavitt (born February 11, 1951) is an American Republican politician. He served as the 14th Governor of Utah from 1993 to 2003, as Administrator of the Environmental Protecti...

6/19/2012 1/31/2016

John Nathan Deal (born August 25, 1942) is an American politician who has been the 82nd Governor of Georgia since January 2011. He was elected to the U.S. House of Representatives as a Democrat in 19...

7/16/2012 1/19/2016

Dannel Patrick "Dan" Malloy (born July 21, 1955) is an American politician who is the 88th and current Governor of Connecticut. A member of the Democratic Party, Malloy has served as Governor since 2...

1/19/2016 1/19/2016

Matthew Griswold "Matt" Bevin (born January 9, 1967) is an American businessman and the 62nd and current Governor of Kentucky, since December 8, 2015. He is only the third Republican elected Governor...

11/5/2015 1/19/2016

George Alfred Carlson was born on October 23, 1876, in Alta, Iowa, of parents who emigrated from Sweden. The family moved to Colorado in 1881 and established a home in Villa Park, a suburb of Denver. C...

6/27/2008 11/22/2015

John Wright Hickenlooper, Jr. (born February 7, 1952) is a member of the Democratic Party and the 42nd and current Governor of Colorado. Hickenlooper has served as Governor since 2011. He serves as a...

11/8/2015 11/9/2015

Doug Ducey, Governor MP

"Douglas Anthony Ducey", "Doug"

Douglas Anthony "Doug" Ducey (born April 9, 1964) is the 23rd and current Governor of the U.S. State of Arizona. He is a member of the Republican Party, and was sworn in as Governor on January 5, 201...

11/8/2015 11/9/2015

Robert Riley, a Representative from Alabama; born in Ashland, Clay County, Ala., October 3, 1944; graduated, Clay County High School, Mo., 1962; B.A., University of Alabama, Tuscaloosa, 1965; member,...

10/25/2015 10/26/2015

Michael Stanley Dukakis (/dʉˈkɑːkɨs/; born November 3, 1933) served as the 65th and 67th Governor of Massachusetts, from 1975 to 1979 and 1983 to 1991 respectively....

2/2/2014 10/8/2015

James "Jim" Guy Tucker, Jr. (born June 13, 1943) is an Arkansas political figure. He served as the 43rd Governor of Arkansas, the 11th Lieutenant Governor of Arkansas, Arkansas Attorney General, an...

10/8/2013 9/12/2015

John Joseph Hickey, a Senator from Wyoming; born in Rawlins, Carbon County, Wyo., August 22, 1911; attended the public schools; graduated with a law degree from the University of Wyoming in 1934; pra...

9/7/2015 9/7/2015

John James Blaine, a Senator from Wisconsin; born on a farm in Wingville Township, Grant County, Wis., May 4, 1875; attended the common schools; was graduated from the law department of Valparaiso (I...

9/3/2015 9/3/2015

Earl Ray Tomblin, Governor MP

Chapmanville, Logan County, West Virginia, United States

Chapmanville, Logan County, West Virginia, United States

Earl Ray Tomblin (born March 15, 1952) is an American Democratic Party politician and the 35th and current Governor of West Virginia. Prior to becoming Governor, Tomblin served as President of the We...

4/26/2015 9/1/2015

Robert Julian Bentley (born February 3, 1943) is an American politician and medical doctor who is the 53rd and current Governor of Alabama. A member of the Republican Party, Bentley was elected Gover...

9/1/2015 9/1/2015

Gov. Steve Beshear MP

"Steve"

Steven Lynn "Steve" Beshear (born September 21, 1944) is an American politician who is the 61st Governor of the Commonwealth of Kentucky. A Democrat, Beshear previously served in the Kentucky House o...

8/25/2008 9/1/2015

Edmund Gerald "Jerry" Brown, Jr. (born April 7, 1938) is an American politician who has previously served and is currently serving as the Governor of California. He is the son of Pat Brown, the 32nd ...

9/11/2012 9/1/2015

James G. Martin, Governor MP

"Jim"

Mooresville, North Carolina, United States

Mooresville, North Carolina, United States

James Grubbs Martin, a Representative from North Carolina; born in Savannah, Chatham County, Ga., December 11, 1935; graduated from Mt. Zion High School, Winnsboro, S.C., 1953; B.S., Davidson College...

6/17/2008 8/30/2015

Daniel Jackson Evans, a Senator from Washington; born in Seattle, King County, Wash., October 16, 1925; graduated, University of Washington, Seattle (civil engineering) 1948, and received a graduate ...

8/29/2015 8/30/2015

George Allen, a Representative and a Senator from Virginia; born in Whittier, Los Angeles County, Calif., March 8, 1952; B.A., J.D., University of Virginia; elected as a Republican to the One Hundred...

8/28/2015 8/30/2015

Chuck Robb, Governor & U.S. Senator MP

"Chuck"

McLean, Fairfax, Virginia, United States

McLean, Fairfax, Virginia, United States

Charles Spittal "Chuck" Robb (born June 26, 1939) is an American politician. He served as the 64th Governor of Virginia from 1982 to 1986, and as a United States senator from 1989 until 2001. In 2004, ...

2/23/2009 8/30/2015

Peter Norbeck, a Senator from South Dakota; born near Vermillion, Clay County, Dakota Territory (now South Dakota), August 27, 1870; attended the public schools and the University of South Dakota at ...

8/27/2015 8/27/2015

John Orlando Pastore, a Senator from Rhode Island; born in Providence, R.I., March 17, 1907; attended the public schools; graduated from the law school of Northeastern University, Boston, Mass., in 1...

5/1/2015 8/26/2015

--------------------------------------------------- James Henderson Duff, a Senator from Pennsylvania; born in Mansfield (now Carnegie), Allegheny County, Pa., January 21, 1883; graduated from Pr...

8/26/2015 8/26/2015

George Campbell Peery (October 28, 1873 – October 14, 1952) was an American Democratic politician, and was the 52nd Governor of Virginia from 1934 to 1938. He was the first governor to be sele...

8/24/2015 8/24/2015

George Victor Voinovich, a Senator from Ohio; born in Cleveland, Ohio, on July 15, 1936; B.A. in government, Ohio University 1958; J.D., Ohio State University College of Law 1961; assistant attorney ...

8/22/2015 8/22/2015

Frank Lausche, Governor & U.S. Senator (1895 - 1990)

"Uncle Frank"

Frank John Lausche, a Senator from Ohio; born in Cleveland, Cuyahoga County, Ohio November 14, 1895; attended Central Institute Prep School in 1915 and 1916; during the First World War served as seco...

10/4/2007 8/22/2015

Frank Bartlett Willis, a Representative and a Senator from Ohio; born in Lewis Center, Delaware County, Ohio, December 28, 1871; attended the common schools; graduated from the Ohio Northern Universi...

8/21/2015 8/21/2015
       

George Foster Shepley (January 1, 1819 – July 20, 1878) was a general in the Union Army during the American Civil War. He was appointed military and 18th Governor of Louisiana by Maj.-Gen. Benja...

11/30/2010 8/21/2015

Theodore "Ted" Strickland (born August 4, 1941) is an American politician from the state of Ohio. Strickland served as the 68th Governor of Ohio, from 2007 to 2011. A member of the Democratic Party, ...

8/20/2015 8/20/2015

Edward Douglass White's governorship came in the middle of Whig dominance of the office. The sugar planters of the more populous Acadian parishes supported the pro-tariff Whigs and Alexander Porter led...

11/18/2010 8/18/2015

Sam Houston lived twice among the Cherokees, who first nicknamed him "The Raven,' then, during a low point in his life, "Big Drunk." HE HAD A CHEROKEE WIFE! And she is buried at Fort Gibson National Ce...

8/24/2007 8/16/2015

Gov. Gordon Browning MP (1889 - 1976)

Gordon Weaver Browning (November 22, 1889 – May 23, 1976) was an American politician who served as Governor of Tennessee from 1937 to 1939, and again from 1949 to 1953. He also served six term...

8/13/2013 8/15/2015

Brigadier General, USV (September 18, 1863) Andrew Jackson Hamilton (January 28, 1815 – April 11, 1875) was a United States politician during the third quarter of the 19th century. He was a ...

5/7/2011 8/15/2015

US Congressman, Texas Governor. He served in the Confederate Army during the Civil War, rising to Sergeant of Company K, 3rd South Carolina Infantry regiment, and being wounded at the May 1864 Battle o...

7/30/2009 8/15/2015

John Eugene Osborne (June 19, 1858 – April 24, 1943) was an American physician, farmer, banker and Democratic politician. He was the third Governor of Wyoming after the Wyoming Territory attaine...

4/23/2014 8/14/2015

Mark Warner, a Senator from Virginia; born in Indianapolis, Ind., December 15, 1954; B.A., George Washington University, 1977; J.D., Harvard Law School, 1980; worked on the staff of Senator Christoph...

8/14/2015 8/14/2015

Clarence Norman Brunsdale, a Senator from North Dakota; born in Sherbrooke, Steele County, N.Dak., July 9, 1891; resided on a farm near Hatton, N.Dak., until 1899, when family moved to Portland, N.Da...

8/14/2015 8/14/2015

Wikipedia Thomas James "Tom" Vilsack (born December 13, 1950) is an American politician who has served as the United States Secretary of Agriculture since 2009. A member of the Democratic Party, Vils...

8/11/2015 8/11/2015

Wikipedia Octaviano Ambrosio Larrazolo, a Senator from New Mexico; born in El Valle de San Bartolo (now Allende), State of Chihuahua, Mexico, December 7, 1859; moved to Tucson, Ariz., in 1870 as a pr...

8/8/2015 8/8/2015

Jon Stevens Corzine , a Senator from New Jersey; born January 1, 1947, in Taylorville, Christian County, Illinois; graduated University of Illinois, BA 1969; University of Chicago Business School, MBA ...

9/8/2013 8/6/2015

George Elmer Pataki is an attorney and American politician who was the 53rd Governor of New York. Pataki served three consecutive four-year terms from January 1, 1995 until December 31, 2006.

6/3/2008 8/2/2015

Alfred Emanuel Smith, Jr. (December 30, 1873 – October 4, 1944), known in private and public life as Al Smith, was an American statesman who was elected the 42nd Governor of New York three times...

7/26/2011 8/2/2015

John Henry Sununu (born July 2, 1939) is a Cuban-born American politician. He served as the 75th Governor of New Hampshire (1983–89) and later White House Chief of Staff under President George H...

7/30/2015 8/1/2015

Fred Herbert Brown , a Senator from New Hampshire; born in Ossipee, Carroll County, N.H., April 12, 1879; attended the public schools and Dow Academy, Franconia, N.H., Dartmouth College, Hanover, N.H.,...

8/1/2015 8/1/2015

Martin Joseph O'Malley (born January 18, 1963) is an American politician who served as the 61st Governor of Maryland, from 2007 to 2015. Prior to being elected as Governor, he served as the Mayor of ...

7/31/2015 7/31/2015

James Stuart "Jim" Gilmore III (born October 6, 1949) is an American politician who was the 68th Governor of Virginia from 1998 to 2002. A member of the Republican Party, he has announced his candida...

7/31/2015 7/31/2015

Robert Ellsworth "Bob" Wise, Jr. (born January 6, 1948) is an American politician. A Democrat, Wise served as the 33rd Governor of West Virginia from January 2001 to January 2005.

7/28/2015 7/28/2015

John Richard Kasich (/ˈkeɪsɨk/; born May 13, 1952) is an American politician who has served as the 69th Governor of Ohio since 2011. A member of the Republican Party, he served a...

7/21/2015 7/21/2015

Paul Dominque Laxalt , a Senator from Nevada; born in Reno, Washoe County, Nev., August 2, 1922; attended the public schools of Carson City, Nev.; attended Santa Clara (Calif.) University 1940-1943; se...

7/19/2015 7/19/2015

Richard Hudson Bryan , a Senator from Nevada; born in Washington, D.C., July 16, 1937; attended public school in Las Vegas, Nev., graduated from University of Nevada, Reno, 1959; received law degree fr...

7/17/2015 7/17/2015

Edward Peter Carville , a Senator from Nevada; born in Mound Valley, Nev., May 14, 1885; attended the public schools in Elko County, Nev.; graduated from the University of Notre Dame, South Bend, Ind.,...

7/16/2015 7/16/2015

J. James Exon , a Senator from Nebraska; born in Geddes, Charles Mix County, S. Dak., August 9, 1921; attended the public schools; attended University of Omaha, Omaha, Nebr., 1939-1941; United States A...

8/25/2012 7/16/2015

From Wikipedia (English) : John Schuyler Crosby (September 19, 1839 – August 8, 1914) was an American military officer who served as United States Consul in Florence, Italy and as the fifth Go...

11/27/2011 7/16/2015

James Francis Byrnes MP (1882 - 1972)

James Francis Byrnes (May 2, 1882 – April 9, 1972) was an American politician from the state of South Carolina. During his career, Byrnes served as a U.S. Representative (1911–1925), a U....

7/29/2014 7/16/2015

Joseph Robert "Bob" Kerrey (born August 27, 1943) was the 35th Governor of Nebraska from 1983 to 1987 and a United States Senator from Nebraska from 1989 to 2001. Having served in the Vietnam War, an...

4/7/2012 7/13/2015

Peter Tali Coleman (December 8, 1919 – April 28, 1997) was the first person of Samoan descent to be appointed Governor of American Samoa and later became the territory's first popularly elected ...

11/8/2013 7/13/2015

Richard Lewis "Dick" Thornburgh (born July 16, 1932) is an American lawyer and Republican politician who served as the 41st Governor of Pennsylvania from 1979 to 1987, and then as the U.S. Attorney G...

4/12/2013 7/8/2015

John David Ashcroft, a Senator from Missouri; born in Chicago, Ill., on May 9, 1942; attended the public schools in Springfield, Missouri; graduated from Yale University 1964; received J.D. degree from...

6/28/2015 7/6/2015

Andrew Lamar Alexander (born July 3, 1940) is the senior United States Senator from Tennessee and Conference Chair of the Republican Party. He was previously the 45th Governor of Tennessee from 1979 ...

1/5/2012 6/28/2015

Elmer Austin Benson, a Senator from Minnesota; born in Appleton, Swift County, Minn., September 22, 1895; attended the public schools; graduated from the St. Paul (Minn.) College of Law in 1918; during...

6/30/2011 6/26/2015

Mark Brandt Dayton (born January 26, 1947) is an American politician, the 40th and current Governor of the state of Minnesota.[1] Dayton previously served as United States Senator from Minnesota from...

9/19/2009 6/26/2015

Edward John Thye, a Senator from Minnesota; born on a farm near Frederick, Brown County, S.Dak., April 26, 1896; moved in early childhood to Minnesota with his parents who settled on a farm near Northf...

6/25/2015 6/25/2015

Woodbridge Nathan Ferris, a Senator from Michigan; born in Spencer, Tioga County, N.Y., January 6, 1853; attended the academies of Spencer, Candor, and Oswego, N.Y., the Oswego Normal Training School 1...

6/24/2015 6/24/2015

John Walter Smith, a Representative and a Senator from Maryland; born at Snow Hill, Md., February 5, 1845; attended private schools and Union Academy; engaged in the lumber business in Maryland, Virgin...

6/22/2015 6/22/2015

JOHN R. McKERNAN JR. was born in Bangor, Maine. In 1970, he received a bachelor's degree from Dartmouth College, where he was selected to the All-Ivy League Tennis Team. He joined the Army National Gua...

3/19/2008 6/22/2015

Edwin Washington Edwards was elected to his first term by an unprecedented combination of "Cajun" and black votes. His administration was marked by several accomplishments. Edwards supported a consti...

12/7/2010 6/22/2015

William Pitt Kellogg (December 8, 1830 – August 10, 1918) was an American politician and a governor of Louisiana from 1873-1877 during Reconstruction. He was one of the most important politici...

9/15/2008 6/20/2015

Wendell Hampton Ford (born September 8, 1924) is a retired politician from the U.S. state of Kentucky. He served for twenty-four years in the U.S. Senate and was the 53rd Governor of Kentucky. He was...

1/13/2012 6/19/2015

Sam Dale Brownback, a Representative and a Senator from Kansas; born in Garnett, Kans., September 12, 1956; grew up on his family’s farm near Parker, Kans., and graduated from Prairie View High ...

6/17/2015 6/17/2015

Chester John "Chet" Culver (born January 25, 1966) was the 41st Governor of Iowa, holding the position from 2007 to 2011. He was also elected as the Federal Liaison for the Democratic Governors Associa...

6/16/2015 6/16/2015

Samuel Moffett Ralston, a Senator from Indiana; born near New Cumberland, Tuscarawas County, Ohio, on December 1, 1857; attended the public schools; moved with his parents to Owen County, Ind., in 1865...

6/14/2015 6/14/2015

Henry Clay Warmoth (1842 - 1931)

Henry Clay Warmoth epitomizes the corruption of Louisiana politics during Reconstruction and at other times as well. Elected Governor at age 26 as the Republican candidate, Warmoth speculated in stat...

12/1/2010 6/11/2015

Horatio Seymour (1810 - 1886)

""The Great Decliner""

Horatio Seymour was an American politician. He was the 18th Governor of New York from 1853 to 1854 and from 1863 to 1864. He was the Democratic Party nominee for president of the United States in the p...

7/27/2011 6/10/2015

Earl Long, Huey's younger brother, entered politics as one of his campaign workers. He never ventured beyond Huey's shadow, even during a period of conflict with him, until after his brother's assassin...

2/24/2009 6/9/2015

Zell Bryan Miller (born February 24, 1932) is an American politician from the US state of Georgia. A Democrat, Miller served as Lieutenant Governor from 1975 to 1991, 79th Governor of Georgia from 19...

7/2/2009 6/7/2015

Abraham Alexander Ribicoff, a Representative and a Senator from Connecticut; born in New Britain, Hartford County, Conn., April 9, 1910; attended the public schools and New York University; graduated f...

6/2/2015 6/2/2015

Donald Stuart Russell (February 22, 1906 – February 22, 1998) was a Democratic Senator from South Carolina. He served from 1965 to 1966. He also served as the 107th Governor of South Carolina,...

5/30/2015 5/30/2015

Thomas Howard Kean ( /ˈkeɪn/; born April 21, 1935) is an American Republican Party politician, who served as the 48th Governor of New Jersey from 1982 to 1990. Kean is best known global...

7/16/2011 5/15/2015

Caleb Lyon (December 7, 1822 Greig, New York – September 8, 1875 Staten Island, New York) was Governor of Idaho Territory from 1864 to 1865 during the last half of the American Civil War. ...

7/12/2012 5/13/2015

Frank Robert Gooding (September 16, 1859 – June 24, 1928) was a Republican United States Senator and the seventh Governor of Idaho. The city of Gooding and Gooding County, both in southern Ida...

4/26/2012 5/13/2015

James H. Hawley was born in Dubuque, Iowa, on January 17, 1847. He headed west as a boy, engaging in mining, and attending the San Francisco City College. After studying law, Hawley returned to Idaho, ...

5/13/2015 5/13/2015

Moses Alexander was born in Obrigheim, Bavaria, on November 13, 1853. As a fourteen-year-old, Alexander immigrated to the United States, settling in Chillicothe, Missouri, and finding work in a mercant...

5/13/2015 5/13/2015

D. W. Davis, 12th Governor of Idaho (1873 - 1959)

"D. W. Davis"

David William Davis was born in Cardiff, Wales, on April 23, 1873. His family immigrated to America in 1875, and settled in Rippey, Iowa. At the age of twelve, Davis went to work in the coal mines to s...

5/13/2015 5/13/2015

C. Ben Ross was born in Parma, Idaho, on December 27, 1876. His public school education ended in the sixth grade, but at the age of eighteen, he returned to school and graduated from the Portland Comme...

5/13/2015 5/13/2015

Arnold Williams was born in Fillmore, Utah, on May 21, 1898. His education was attained in the Fillmore public school system and at Hennager's Business College in Salt Lake City. Williams served with t...

5/13/2015 5/13/2015

Philip E. Batt was born in Wilder, Idaho. He graduated from Wilder High School and went on to study chemical engineering at the University of Idaho from 1944 to 1948, when he volunteered for service in...

5/13/2015 5/13/2015

Dirk Arthur Kempthorne (born October 29, 1951) is an American politician who was the United States Secretary of the Interior from 2006 to 2009, serving under President George W. Bush. A Republican, Kem...

5/12/2015 5/12/2015

Governor Otter was born in Caldwell on May 3, 1942. He graduated from St. Teresa's Academy (now Bishop Kelly High School) in Boise, attended Boise Junior College (now Boise State University), and recei...

5/12/2015 5/12/2015

James Richard "Rick" Perry (born March 4, 1950) is an American Republican politician who served as the 47th Governor of Texas from 2000 to 2015. A Republican, he was elected Lieutenant Governor of Texa...

9/8/2011 5/8/2015

Michael Dale "Mike" Huckabee (born August 24, 1955) is an American politician who served as the 44th Governor of Arkansas (1996–2007). He was a candidate in the 2008 United States Republican...

12/25/2008 5/8/2015

) Robert McClelland (August 1, 1807 – August 30, 1880) was a US statesman, serving as U.S. Representative from Michigan, the ninth Governor of Michigan, and United States Secretary of the Inte...

5/6/2015 5/6/2015

Civil War Brevet Brigadier General. Governor of the Idaho Territory. Delegate to the U.S. Congress. Born in Union County, Indiana, Thomas Warren Bennett graduated from the law school at Indiana Asbury ...

5/5/2015 5/5/2015

. Samuel Pearson Goddard, Jr. (August 8, 1919 – February 1, 2006) was an American politician and the 12th Governor of Arizona, serving from January 1965 till January 1967. He also remained act...

5/3/2015 5/3/2015

Judd Alan Gregg (born February 14, 1947) served as the 76th Governor of New Hampshire and was a United States Senator from New Hampshire, who served as chairman of the Senate Budget Committee. He is ...

3/1/2009 4/30/2015

Gregory Wayne "Greg" Abbott (born November 13, 1957) is an American lawyer and politician, who is the 48th and current Governor of Texas. He was the 50th Attorney General of Texas. He is a Republican...

4/26/2015 4/26/2015

John Adams Dix (July 24, 1798 – April 21, 1879) was an American politician from New York. He served as Secretary of the Treasury, U.S. Senator, and the 24th Governor of New York. He was also a...

5/21/2011 4/24/2015

Christopher Samuel "Kit" Bond (born March 6, 1939) is a former United States Senator from Missouri and a member of the Republican Party. First elected to the U.S. Senate in 1986, he defeated Democrat...

1/25/2012 4/22/2015