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Michael Bloomberg

Michael Rubens Bloomberg is an American businessman, politician, philanthropist, and author.

He is the majority owner and co-founder of Bloomberg L.P.. He was the mayor of New York City from 2002 to 2013, and was a candidate in the 2020 Democratic presidential primaries.

  • Full name: Michael Rubens Bloomberg
  • Profession: American businessman and politician
  • Born: 14 February 1942 (age 78 years), Brighton, Massachusetts, United States
  • Height: 1.8 m
  • Net worth: 57.4 billion USD (2020)
  • Spouse: Susan Brown (m. 1975–1993)
  • Party: Democratic Party
  • Education: Harvard Business School (1966)
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Kamala Harris

Kamala Harris is an American lawyer and politician serving as the junior United States Senator from California since 2017.

A member of the Democratic Party, she previously served as the 27th District Attorney of San Francisco from 2004 to 2011 and 32nd Attorney General of California from 2011 until 2017.

  • Full name: Kamala Devi Harris
  • Profession: American politician
  • Born: 20 October 1964 (age 55 years), Oakland, California, United States
  • Nationality: American
  • Height: 1.57 m
  • Spouse: Douglas Emhoff (m. 2014)
  • Parents: Donald Harris, Shyamala Gopalan Harris
  • Education: UC Hastings College of the Law (1989), Howard University (1986), Westmount High School
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Harry S. Truman

Harry S. Truman was the 33rd president of the United States from 1945 to 1953, succeeding upon the death of Franklin D. Roosevelt after serving as vice president.

He implemented the Marshall Plan to rebuild the economy of Western Europe, and established the Truman Doctrine and NATO.

  • Full name: Harry S. Truman
  • Profession: American Politian
  • 33rd U.S. President
  • Born: 8 May 1884, Lamar, Missouri, United States
  • Died: 26 December 1972, Kansas City, Missouri, United States
  • Presidential term: 12 April 1945 – 20 January 1953
  • Party: Democratic Party
  • Battles/wars: World War I: St. Mihiel; Meuse-Argonne; Defensive Sector
  • Vice president: Alben W. Barkley (1949–1953)
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John McCain

John McCain was an American politician and military officer, who served as a United States senator for Arizona from January 1987 until his death in 2018.

He previously served two terms in the United States House of Representatives and was the Republican nominee for president of the United States in the 2008 election, which he lost to Barack Obama.

  • Full name: John Sidney McCain III
  • Profession: American politician and military officer
  • Former United States Senator
  • Born: 29 August 1936, Coco Solo, Panama
  • Died: 25 August 2018, Cornville, Arizona, United States
  • Battles/wars: Vietnam War (POW): Operation Rolling Thunder (WIA)
  • Buried: 2 September 2018, United States Naval Academy Cemetery, Annapolis, Maryland, United States
  • Children: Meghan McCain, Bridget McCain, John Sidney McCain IV, James McCain, Sidney McCain
  • Spouse: Cindy McCain (m. 1980–2018), Carol McCain (m. 1965–1980)
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Al Gore

Albert Arnold Gore Jr. is an American politician and environmentalist who served as the 45th vice president of the United States from 1993 to 2001.

Gore was Bill Clinton’s running mate in their successful campaign in 1992, and the pair was re-elected in 1996.

Near the end of Clinton’s second term, Gore was selected as the Democratic nominee for the 2000 presidential election but lost the election in a very close race after a Florida recount.

After his term as vice-president ended in 2001, Gore remained prominent as an author and environmental activist, whose work in climate change activism earned him (jointly with the IPCC) the Nobel Peace Prize in 2007.

  • Full name: Albert Arnold Gore Jr.
  • Profession: American politician
  • 45th U.S. Vice President
  • Born: 31 March 1948 (age 72 years), Washington, D.C., United States
  • Height: 1.85 m
  • Spouse: Mary Elizabeth Aitcheson Gore (m. 1970)
  • Books: An Inconvenient Truth: The Planetary Emergency of Global Warming and What We Can Do About It
  • Education: Vanderbilt University Divinity School (1971–1972)
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George H. W. Bush

George Herbert Walker Bush was an American politician and businessman who served as the 41st president of the United States from 1989 to 1993.

A member of the Republican Party, Bush also served in the U.S. House of Representatives, as U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations, as Director of Central Intelligence, and as the 43rd vice president.

  • Full name: George Herbert Walker Bush
  • Profession: American politician
  • 41st U.S. President
  • Born: 12 June 1924, Milton, Massachusetts, United States
  • Died: 30 November 2018, Houston, Texas, United States
  • Vice president: Dan Quayle (1989–1993)
  • Presidential term: 20 January 1989 – 20 January 1993
  • Buried: 6 December 2018, George H.W. Bush Presidential Library and Museum, College Station, Texas, United States
  • Battles/wars: World War II
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Joe Biden

Joseph Robinette Biden Jr. is an American politician who served as the 47th vice president of the United States from 2009 to 2017 and represented Delaware in the U.S. Senate from 1973 to 2009.

 A member of the Democratic Party, Biden is a candidate for president in the 2020 election.

He unsuccessfully sought the Democratic presidential nomination in 1988 and in 2008.

  • Full name: Joseph Robinette Biden Jr.
  • Profession: American politician
  • Former Vice President of the United States
  • Born: 20 November 1942 (age 77 years), Scranton, Pennsylvania, United States
  • Party: Democratic Party
  • Spouse: Jill Biden (m. 1977), Neilia Hunter (m. 1966–1972)
  • Education: College of Law – Syracuse University (1968), University of Delaware (1965), Archmere Academy (1961)
  • Children: Hunter Biden, Ashley Biden, Naomi Biden, Beau Biden
  • Grandchildren: Natalie Biden, Finnegan Biden, Robert Biden II, Naomi Biden, Maisy Biden
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Ted Cruz

Ted Cruz is an American politician and attorney serving as the junior United States Senator for Texas since 2013.

He was the runner-up for the Republican presidential nomination in the 2016 election.

Cruz holds degrees in public policy and law from Princeton University and Harvard Law School, respectively.

  • Full name: Rafael Edward Cruz
  • Profession: American politician
  • United States Senator
  • Born: 22 December 1970 (age 49 years), Foothills Medical Centre, Calgary, Canada
  • Spouse: Heidi Cruz (m. 2001)
  • Office: Senator (R-TX) since 2013
  • Education: Harvard Law School (1995)
  • Children: Caroline Camille Cruz, Catherine Christiane Cruz
  • Parents: Rafael Cruz, Eleanor Darragh
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Franklin D. Roosevelt

Franklin D. Roosevelt, often referred to by his initials FDR, was an American politician who served as the 32nd president of the United States from 1933 until his death in 1945.

A member of the Democratic Party, he won a record four presidential elections and became a central figure in world events during the first half of the 20th century.

Roosevelt directed the federal government during most of the Great Depression, implementing his New Deal domestic agenda in response to the worst economic crisis in U.S. history.

As a dominant leader of his party, he built the New Deal Coalition, which realigned American politics into the Fifth Party System and defined American liberalism throughout the middle third of the 20th century.

His third and fourth terms were dominated by World War II, which ended shortly after he died in office.

He is rated by scholars as one of the three greatest U.S. presidents, along with George Washington and Abraham Lincoln, but has also been subject to substantial criticism.

  • Full name: Franklin Delano Roosevelt
  • Profession: American politician
  • 32nd U.S. President
  • Born: 30 January 1882, Hyde Park, New York, United States
  • Died: 12 April 1945, Little White House Historic Site, Georgia, United States
  • Presidential term: 4 March 1933 – 12 April 1945
  • Succeeded by: Harry S. Truman
  • Children: Franklin Delano Roosevelt Jr., Anna Roosevelt Halsted
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Andrew Jackson

Andrew Jackson was an American soldier and statesman who served as the seventh president of the United States from 1829 to 1837.

Before being elected to the presidency, Jackson gained fame as a general in the United States Army and served in both houses of the U.S. Congress.

As president, Jackson sought to advance the rights of the “common man” against a “corrupt aristocracy” and to preserve the Union.

  • Full name: Andrew Jackson
  • Profession: American soldier and politician
  • 7th U.S. President
  • Born: 15 March 1767, Waxhaws
  • Died: 8 June 1845, Andrew Jackson’s Hermitage, Nashville, Tennessee, United States
  • Presidential term: 4 March 1829 – 4 March 1837
  • Nicknames: King Mob, The Hero of New Orleans, Old Hickory
  • Children: Lyncoya Jackson, Andrew Jackson Donelson, MORE
  • Vice presidents: John C. Calhoun (1829–1832), Martin Van Buren (1833–1837)
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Theodore Roosevelt

Theodore Roosevelt was an American statesman, politician, conservationist, naturalist, and writer who served as the 26th president of the United States from 1901 to 1909.

He served as the 25th vice president from March to September 1901 and as the 33rd governor of New York from 1899 to 1900.

Roosevelt emerged as a leader of the Republican Party and became a driving force for the anti-trust policy while supporting Progressive Era policies in the United States in the early 20th century.

His face is depicted on Mount Rushmore alongside George Washington, Thomas Jefferson, and Abraham Lincoln.

He is generally ranked in polls of historians and political scientists as one of the five best presidents.

  • Full name: Theodore Roosevelt Jr.
  • Profession: American politician, 26th U.S. President
  • Born: 27 October 1858, Theodore Roosevelt Birthplace National Historic Site, New York, United States
  • Died: 6 January 1919, Sagamore Hill National Historic Site, Cove Neck, New York, United States
  • Party: Republican Party
  • Presidential term: 14 September 1901 – 4 March 1909
  • Children: Theodore Roosevelt Jr., Alice Roosevelt Longworth
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Ted Kennedy

Ted Kennedy was an American politician who served as a U.S. Senator from Massachusetts for almost 47 years, from 1962 until his death in 2009.

A member of the Democratic Party and the Kennedy political family, he was the second most senior member of the Senate when he died and is the third-longest-continuously-serving senator in United States history.

Kennedy was a brother of President John F. Kennedy and U.S.

Attorney General and U.S. Senator Robert F. Kennedy—both victims of assassination—and was the father of Congressman Patrick J. Kennedy.

  • Full name: Edward Moore Kennedy
  • Profession: American politician, Former American senator
  • Born: 22 February 1932, Dorchester, Boston, Massachusetts, United States
  • Died: 25 August 2009, Hyannis Port, Barnstable, Massachusetts, United States
  • Years of service: 1951–1953
  • Democratic Party
  • Spouse: Victoria Reggie Kennedy (m. 1992–2009), Joan Bennett Kennedy (m. 1958–1983)
  • Siblings: Robert F. Kennedy, John F. Kennedy, MORE
  • Children: Edward Kennedy, Jr., Patrick J. Kennedy, Kara Kennedy
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Mitch McConnell

Mitch McConnell is an American politician serving as Kentucky’s senior United States senator and as Senate Majority Leader.

McConnell is the second Kentuckian to lead his party in the Senate, the longest-serving U.S. senator for Kentucky in history, and the longest-serving leader of U.S. Senate Republicans in history.

  • Full name: Addison Mitchell McConnell Jr.
  • Profession: American politician, United States Senator
  • Born: 20 February 1942 (age 78 years), Sheffield, Alabama, United States
  • Party: Republican Party
  • Previous offices: Jefferson County Judge/Executive (1977–1984), United States Assistant Attorney General (1975–1975)
  • Spouse: Elaine Chao (m. 1993), Sherrill Redmon (m. 1968–1980)
  • Children: Elly McConnell, Porter McConnell, Claire McConnell
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Dennis Hastert

Dennis Hastert is an American former politician who represented Illinois’s 14th congressional district from 1987 to 2007.

He served as the 51st Speaker of the United States House of Representatives from 1999 to 2007, the longest-serving Republican Speaker of the House in history.

After being convicted of financial crimes related to repeated incidents of child molestation, he became the highest-ranking elected official in U.S. history to have served a prison sentence.

  • Full name: John Dennis Hastert
  • Profession: American politician
  • Former Speaker of the United States House of Representatives
  • Born: 2 January 1942 (age 78 years), Aurora, Illinois, United States
  • Spouse: Jean Kahl (m. 1973)
  • Party: Republican Party
  • Books: Speaker
  • Children: Joshua Hastert, Ethan Hastert
  • Previous offices: Representative, IL 14th District (1987–2007)
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Ronald Reagan

Ronald Wilson Reagan was an American politician who served as the 40th president of the United States from 1981 to 1989 and became a highly influential voice of modern conservatism.

Prior to his presidency, he was a Hollywood actor and union leader before serving as the 33rd governor of California from 1967 to 1975.

  • Full name: Ronald Wilson Reagan
  • Profession: American politician
  • Born: 6 February 1911, Tampico, Illinois, United States
  • Died: 5 June 2004, Bel Air, Los Angeles, California, United States
  • 40th President of the United States
  • Presidential term: 20 January 1981 – 20 January 1989
  • Vice president: George H. W. Bush (1981–1989)
  • Republican party
  • Spouse: Nancy Reagan (m. 1952–2004), Jane Wyman (m. 1940–1949)
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Jimmy Carter

Jimmy Carter is an American politician, philanthropist, and former farmer who served as the 39th president of the United States from 1977 to 1981.

A member of the Democratic Party, he previously served as a Georgia State Senator from 1963 to 1967 and as the 76th governor of Georgia from 1971 to 1975.

Since leaving the presidency, Carter has remained active in the private sector; in 2002, he was awarded the Nobel Peace Prize for his work in co-founding the Carter Center.

  • Full name: James Earl Carter Jr.
  • Profession: American politician, 39th U.S. President
  • Born: 1 October 1924 (age 95 years), Plains, Georgia, United States
  • Presidential term: 20 January 1977 – 20 January 1981
  • Vice president: Walter Mondale (1977–1981)
  • Party: Democratic Party
  • Height: 1.77 m
  • Spouse: Rosalynn Carter (m. 1946)
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John F. Kennedy

John Fitzgerald Kennedy, often referred to by his initials JFK and Jack, was an American politician who served as the 35th president of the United States from January 1961 until his assassination in November 1963.

Kennedy served at the height of the Cold War, and the majority of his work as president concerned relations with the Soviet Union and Cuba.

A Democrat, Kennedy represented Massachusetts in the U.S. House of Representatives and Senate prior to becoming president.

  • Full name: John Fitzgerald Kennedy
  • Profession: American politician, 35th U.S. President
  • Presidential term: 20 January 1961 – 22 November 1963
  • Party: Democrat
  • Born: 29 May 1917, Brookline, Massachusetts, United States
  • Assassinated: 22 November 1963, Parkland Memorial Hospital, Dallas, Texas, United States
  • Spouse: Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis (m. 1953–1963)
  • Grandchildren: John Schlossberg, Tatiana Schlossberg, Rose Schlossberg
  • Children: John F. Kennedy Jr., Caroline Kennedy, Patrick Bouvier Kennedy
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George W. Bush

George W. Bush is an American politician and businessman who served as the 43rd president of the United States from 2001 to 2009.

He is from the Bush family, his father, George H. W. Bush, served as the 41st president of the United States from 1989 to 1993.

A member of the Republican Party, he had previously served as the 46th governor of Texas from 1995 to 2000.

  • Full name: George Walker Bush
  • Profession: American politician and Businessman
  • Party: Republican party
  • Born: 6 July 1946 (age 73 years), New Haven, Connecticut, United States
  • Artworks: Ehud Olmert, Ellen Johnson Sirleaf, Junichiro Koizumi, MORE
  • Height: 1.82 m
  • Presidential term: 20 January 2001 – 20 January 2009
  • Spouse: Laura Bush (m. 1977)
  • Vice president: Dick Cheney (2001–2009)
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Elizabeth Warren

Elizabeth Warren is an American politician and lawyer serving as the senior United States senator from Massachusetts since 2013.

She was formerly a law school professor specializing in bankruptcy law.

A member of the Democratic Party and a progressive, Warren has focused on consumer protection, economic opportunity, and the social safety net while in the Senate.

She was also a Democratic candidate in the 2020 United States presidential election.

  • Full name: Elizabeth Ann Herring // Elizabeth Ann Warren
  • Profession: American politician and lawyer
  • Born: 22 June 1949 (age 70 years), Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, United States
  • Height: 1.73 m
  • Education: Rutgers Law School (1976), MORE
  • Spouse: Bruce H. Mann (m. 1980), Jim Warren (m. 1968–1978)
  • Children: Amelia Warren Tyagi, Alexander Warren
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Bernie Sanders

Bernie Sanders is an American politician who has served as the junior United States Senator from Vermont since 2007 and as U.S. Representative for the state’s at-large congressional district from 1991 to 2007.

Sanders is the longest-serving independent in U.S. congressional history, though he has a close relationship with the Democratic Party, having caucused with House and Senate Democrats for most of his congressional career.

Sanders ran unsuccessfully for the 2016 Democratic nomination for president and is running again in 2020. Before entering each race, he pledged to serve as a Democrat if elected.

  • Full name: Bernard Sanders
  • Born: 8 September 1941 (age 78 years), Brooklyn, New York, United States
  • Height: 1.83 m
  • Office: Senator (D-VT) since 2007
  • Spouse: Jane Sanders (m. 1988), Deborah Shiling (m. 1964–1966)
  • Children: Levi Sanders
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Richard Nixon

Richard Nixon was an American Politian and served as the 37th president of the United States from 1969 until 1974.

He also served as the nation’s 36th vice president from 1953 to 1961, he came to national prominence as a representative and senator from California.

He was the only commander-in-chief to resign from his position, after the 1970s Watergate scandal.

  • Full name: Richard Milhous Nixon
  • Born: 9 January 1913, Yorba Linda, California, United States
  • Died: 22 April 1994, NewYork–Presbyterian Hospital
  • Height: 1.8 m
  • Presidential term: 20 January 1969 – 9 August 1974
  • Spouse: Pat Nixon (m. 1940–1993)
  • Vice presidents: Spiro Agnew (1969–1973), Gerald Ford (1973–1974)