- Name: Gerald Ford
- Born: 07/14/1913
- Died: 12/26/2006 (93 years old)
Gerald Rudolph Ford Jr. (born Leslie Lynch King Jr.; July 14, 1913 – December 26, 2006) was an American politician who served as the 38th president of the United States from August 1974 to January 1977. Before his accession to the presidency, Ford served as the 40th vice president of the United States from December 1973 to August 1974. Ford is the only person to have served as both vice president and president without being elected to either office by the Electoral College.
Birth Name: Leslie Lynch King Jr.
Alias: Leslie Lynch King Jr.
Birth Place: Omaha, Nebraska, U.S.
Death Place: Rancho Mirage, California, U.S.
Gerald Ford quotes :
I would hope that understanding and reconciliation are not limited to the 19th hole alone.Gerald Ford
History and experience tell us that moral progress comes not in comfortable and complacent times, but out of trial and confusion.Gerald R. Ford
There are no adequate substitutes for father, mother, and children bound together in a loving commitment to nurture and protect. No government, no matter how well-intentioned, can take the place of the family in the scheme of things.Gerald R. Ford
All my children have spoken for themselves since they first learned to speak, and not always with my advance approval, and I expect that to continue in the future.Gerald R. Ford
My commitment to the security and future of Israel is based upon basic morality as well as enlightened self-interest. Our role in supporting Israel honors our own heritage.Gerald R. Ford
A government big enough to give you everything you want is a government big enough to take from you everything you have.Gerald R. Ford