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Ronald reagan, actor: the killers ronald reagan had quite a prolific career, having catapulted from a warner bros contract player and television star, into serving as president of the screen actors guild, the governorship of california (1967-1975), and lastly, two terms as president of the united states (1981-1989. Nancy reagan (1981-89), the wife of ronald reagan, insisted that she had little influence on her husband's decisions, but, before she left the white house, the new york times wrote that she had expanded the job of first lady into a sort of associate presidency. Ronald wilson reagan, the 40th president of the united states, followed a unique path to the white house after successful careers as a radio sports announcer, hollywood movie actor, and television host, he turned to politics and was elected governor of california in 1966, serving eight years he. Ronald reagan grew up in illinois he was born on february 6, 1911 in tampico to nelle and john reagan when he was nine, his family moved to dixon after graduating from eureka college in 1932, reagan worked as a radio sports announcer for woc radio in davenport while visiting california in 1937. Reagan's real legacy as the nation embarks on a celebration this sunday of the hundredth anniversary of president ronald reagan's birth—with conferences, museum exhibits and lots of.
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