Full Name: Ronald Wilson Reagan
Born: Febuary 6, 1911
Place of Birth: Tampico, Illinois
Ancestry: Irish - Scotch - English
Father: John Edward Reagan (1883 - 1941)
Mother: Nelle Wilson Reagan (1883- 1962)
First Lady: Nancy Davis Reagan
Children: Ronald Prescott, Michael Edward, Patrica Ann, Maureen Elizbeth
Pet(s): Rex, a King Charles spaniel; Lucky, a Bouvier des Flandres sheepdog
Education: Graduated from Eureka College (1932)
Religion: Disciples of Christ
Occupation: Actor, Public official
Military Service: World War II Lieutenant in the Army Reserve
Political Party: Republican
Offices Held: Governor of California, (1966-74)
Age at Inauguration: 69
Terms Served: Two ; (1981 - 1985), (1985 - 1989)
Vice Presidents: George Bush
Campaign Slogan: Are You Better Off Than You Were Four Years Ago? It's Morning Again In America.
Sport or Hobby: Riding, Swimming
Nickname: The Great Communicator
Died: Still Living
Place of Death:
Cause of Death:
On March 30, 1981 Reagan was shot in an assassination attempt by John W. Hinkley, Jr. outside of the Washignton, D.C. Hilton Hotel. He survived.
He was known for his love of jelly beans.
Reagan is now the President who has lived the longest, surpassing John Adams, who lived to be 90 years old.