James Earl Carter, Jr.


39th President of the United States (January 20, 1977 to January 20, 1981)
Nickname: "Jimmy"
Vice President: Walter F. Mondale

Born: October 1, 1924, in Plains, Georgia

Father: James Earl Carter
Mother: Lillian Gordy Carter
Married: Eleanor Rosalynn Smith (1928- ), on July 7, 1946
Children: John William "Jack" Carter (1947- ); James Earl "Chip" Carter III (1950- ); Donnel Jeffrey "Jeff" Carter (1952- ); Amy Lynn Carter (1967- )

Religion: Baptist
Education: Graduated from U.S. Naval Academy, Annapolis, Maryland (1946)
Occupation: Farmer, public official
Political Party: Democrat


See Also:

White House History -- Jimmy Carter


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