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In office: January 20, 1981 – January 20, 1989
Born: February 6, 1911, Tampico, Illinois
Wilson Reagan was the fortieth President of the United States (1981–1989)
and the thirty-third Governor of California (1967–1975).
Born in Illinois, Reagan moved to Los Angeles, California in the
1930s, where he was an actor, president of the Screen Actors Guild
(SAG), and a spokesman for General Electric (GE).
His start in politics occurred during his work for GE; originally a
member of the Democratic Party, he switched to the Republican Party in
1962, at the age of 51.
After delivering a rousing speech in support of Barry Goldwater's
presidential candidacy in 1964, he was persuaded to seek the California
governorship, winning two years later and again in 1970.
He was defeated in his run for the Republican presidential nomination
in 1968 as well as 1976, but won both the nomination and election in
Died: June 5, 2004 (age 93), Bel Air, Los Angeles, California
Reagan died at his home in Bel Air, California.
Where is Ronald Reagan
- Forest Lawn Cemetery (Hollywood Hills), Los Angeles, California
- Calvary Cemetery, Santa Barbara, California
- Woodlawn Cemetery, Santa Monica, California