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Ronald Reagan

40th President (1981-1989)

Born: February 6, 1911
Died: June 5, 2004

Vice President: George H. W. Bush

Political Party: Republican

Next President: George H.W. Bush

Previous President:  Jimmy Carter

Notable Ronald Reagan Quotes

"I once told Nixon that the Presidency is like being a jackass caught in a hail storm. You've got to just stand there and take it."

"Above all, we must realize that no arsenal, or no weapon in the arsenals of the world, is so formidable as the will and moral courage of free men and women. It is a weapon our adversaries in today's world do not have."

"Without God, democracy will not and cannot long endure."

"When you can't make them see the light, make them feel the heat."

"To sit back hoping that someday, some way, someone will make things right is to go on feeding the crocodile, hoping he will eat you last - but eat you he will."

The Only President to...

Ronald Reagan is the only President of the United States to have been divorced. 

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About Ronald Reagan