Ronald Reagan

Ronald Reagan plague at the Ronald Reagan Building - Washington DC

 

  • Fortieth President (1981-89)
  • Birthday: February 6, 1911 (Monday)
  • Birthplace: Tampico, Illinois
  • Zodiac Sign: Aquarius
  • Date of Death: June 5, 2004 (Saturday)
  • Place of Death: Los Angeles, California
  • Place of Burial: Ronald Reagan Presidential Library, Simi Valley, California
  • Cause of Death: Alzheimer’s disease, pneumonia
  • Age: 93 years old
  • Length of Retirement: 5615 days
  • Religion: Disciples of Christ, later Presbyterian
  • Party: Republican

Ronald Reagan Offices Held

  • Governor of California (1967-1975)

Ronald Reagan Nicknames

  • The Gipper
  • The Great Communicator
  • The Teflon President
  • Dutch
  • Ronnie
  • Rawhide (Secret Service Codename)
  • The Jelly Bean Man
  • Ronnie Raygun
  • Ronald the Right

Ronald Reagan Pets

  • Dogs (Some were named: Rex, Lucky, Victory, Peggy, Taca and Fuzzy)
  • Horses

Ronald Reagan Personal Traits

  • Height: 6 foot – 1 inches

Ronald Reagan Quotes

The problem is not that people are taxed too little, the problem is that government spends too much.
Recession is when a neighbor loses his job. Depression is when you lose yours.
Man is not free unless government is limited.
The most terrifying words in the English language are: I'm from the government and I'm here to help.
We must not look to government to solve our problems. Government is the problem.
Well, let me tell you something; I knew Thomas Jefferson. He was a friend of mine and Governor... You're no Thomas Jefferson!
We don't have a trillion-dollar debt because we haven't taxed enough; we have a trillion-dollar debt because we spend too much.
Government's first duty is to protect the people, not run their lives.
If we ever forget that we are One Nation Under God, then we will be a nation gone under.
Within the covers of the Bible are the answers for all the problems men face.
Republicans believe every day is the Fourth of July, but the democrats believe every day is April 15.
Government exists to protect us from each other. Where government has gone beyond its limits is in deciding to protect us from ourselves.
We should measure welfare's success by how many people leave welfare, not how many are added.
Government's view of the economy could be summed up in a few short phrases: If it moves, tax it. If it keeps moving, regulate it. And if it stops moving, subsidize it.
I have wondered at times what the Ten Commandments would have looked like if Moses had run them through the US Congress.
All great change in America begins at the dinner table.
It has been said that politics is the second oldest profession. I have learned that it bears a striking resemblance to the first.

Ronald Reagan Timeline – Family

  • July 13, 1883 John Edward “Jack” Reagan (Father) born in Fulton, Illinois.
  • July 24, 1883 Nelle Wilson Reagan (Mother) born in Fulton, Illinois.
  • November 8, 1904 John Edward “Jack” Reagan (Father) and Nelle Wilson (Mother) marry in Fulton, Illinois at Immaclate Conception Roman Catholic Church.
  • September 16, 1908 (John) Neil Reagan (Brother) born in Tampico, Illinois.
  • February 6, 1911 Ronald Wilson Reagan born in Tampico, Illinois.
  • January 5, 1917 Sarah Jane Mayfield {Jane Wyman} (First Wife) born in St. Joseph, Missouri.
  • July 6, 1921 Anne Frances Robbins {Nancy Davis Reagan} (Second Wife) born in Manhattan, New York.
  • June 26, 1940 Ronald Wilson Reagan and Sarah Jane Mayfield {Jane Wyman} (First Wife) marry in Glendale, California at the Wee Kirk o’ Heather Church.
  • January 4, 1941 Maureen Reagan Revell (Daughter) born in Los Angeles, California.
  • May 18, 1941 John Edward “Jack” Reagan (Father) dies in Santa Monica, California.
  • March 18, 1946 Michael Reagan {adoptive} (Son) born in Los Angeles, California to Irene Flaughter.
  • June 26, 1947 Christine Reagan (Daughter) born and dies premature.
  • June 28, 1948 Ronald Wilson Reagan and Sarah Jane Mayfield {Jane Wyman} (First Wife) divorce.
  • March 4, 1952 Ronald Wilson Reagan and Anne Frances Robbins {Nancy Davis} (Second Wife) marry in Los Angeles, California at the Little Brown Church.
  • October 22, 1952 Patricia “Patti Davis” Ann Reagan (Daughter) born in Los Angeles, California.
  • May 20, 1958 Ronald Prescott Reagan (Son) born in Los Angeles, California.
  • July 25, 1962 Nelle Wilson Reagan (Mother) dies in Santa Monica, California.
  • December 11, 1996 (John) Neil Reagan (Brother) dies in San Diego, California.
  • August 8, 2001 Maureen Reagan Revell (Daughter) dies in Granite Bay, California.
  • June 5, 2004 Ronald Wilson Reagan dies in Los Angeles, California.
  • September 10, 2007 Sarah Jane Mayfield {Jane Wyman} (First Wife) dies in Rancho Mirage, California.

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