The Personality of Ronald Reagan

Portrait of the Ronald Reagan

Ronald Wilson Reagan was 6 feet 1 inch tall, 185 pounds, and had blue eyes and thick brown hair with just a hint of gray. He had been very nearsighted from childhood and started wearing contact lenses in the 1940s. Since another actor shot a gun near his head while filming a … Read more

The Brief Biography of Ronald Reagan

Portrait of the Ronald Reagan

John Edward “Jack” Reagan and Nellie Wilson Reagan gave birth to Ronald Wilson Reagan was born on February 6, 1911, in Tampico, Illinois. His father gave him the moniker “Dutch” because he looked like “a chubby little Dutchman.” Reagan’s family moved about a lot throughout his youth, eventually landing in Dixon, Illinois, … Read more

The Brief Biography of Jimmy Carter

Portrait of Jimmy Carter

James Earle Carter Jr. was born on October 1, 1924, in Plains, Georgia. Carter’s parents were both devout Christians. They were members of Plains Baptist Church, and Carter was required to attend Sunday school, where his father taught on occasion. Carter attended Plains High School, which was all-white, while the rest of … Read more