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Ronald Wilson Reagan (1911 - 2004)

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Ronald Wilson Reagan
1911 - 2004
Born
February 6, 1911
Tampico, Whiteside County, Illinois United States 61283
Death
June 5, 2004
Bel Air in Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, California United States
Other Names
President Reagan
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Ronald Wilson Reagan was born on February 6, 1911 in Tampico, Illinois United States. According to his family tree, Ronald was father to 5 children. He married Jane Wyman on January 26, 1940 in Glendale, California United States and they later divorced on July 18, 1949 in Glendale, California United States. They had children Maureen Elizabeth Reagan, Michael Edward Reagan, and Christine Reagan. He would also marry Nancy Davis Reagan on March 4, 1952 in San Fernando, California United States. They were married until Ronald's death in 2004 at Bel Air, Los Angeles, California United States. They had children Patricia Ann Davis and Ronald Prescott Reagan. He died on June 5, 2004 at Bel Air, Los Angeles, California United States at 93 years old.
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Ronald Wilson Reagan was the 40th President of the United States from 1981 to 1989 and was an influential power with modern conservatism.

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Ronald Wilson Reagan
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Ronald Wilson Reagan
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President Reagan
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Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, California 90024
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Ronald Reagan was born on in Tampico, Whiteside County, Illinois United States 61283
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Ronald Reagan died on at Bel Air in Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, California United States
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Pneumonia (Reagan died of pneumonia complicated by Alzheimer's disease.)
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June 11, 2004
Washington, District of Columbia County, District Of Columbia United States
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Movie & television actor and politician including governor of California and President of the United States.

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Actor - Television

Ronald Reagan was active in television from 1950 through 1965 and appeared in the following television shows. 1950 The Nash Airflyte Theater 1952 Hollywood Opening Night 1953 Medallion Theatre 1953 The Revlon Mirror Theater 1953–54 Lux Video Theatre 1953–54 Schlitz Playhouse of Stars 1953–54 The Ford Television Theatre 1954–62 General Electric Theater 1955 Walt Disney's Disneyland 1956 General Electric Summer Originals 1960 The DuPont Show with June Allyson Alan Royce 1960 Startime Host 1961 Zane Grey Theatre 1961–63 The Dick Powell Show Guest Host 1963 Wagon Train 1964 Kraft Suspense Theatre 1964–65 Death Valley Days
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Actor - Motion Pictures

Ronald Reagan appeared in a number of films from 1937 - 1964 and was awarded a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame when the walk was dedicated on February 9, 1960. Known films include: 1937 Love Is on the Air 1937 Hollywood Hotel 1938 Sergeant Murphy 1938 Swing Your Lady 1938 Accidents Will Happen 1938 Cowboy from Brooklyn 1938 The Amazing Dr. Clitterhouse 1938 Boy Meets Girl 1938 Girls on Probation 1938 Brother Rat 1938 Going Places 1939 Secret Service of the Air 1939 Dark Victory 1939 Code of the Secret Service 1939 Naughty but Nice 1939 Hell's Kitchen 1939 The Angels Wash Their Facesn 1939 Smashing the Money Ring 1939 Sword Fishing 1940 Brother Rat and a Baby 1940 An Angel from Texas 1940 Murder in the Air 1940 Knute Rockne 1940 Tugboat Annie Sails Again 1940 Alice in Movieland 1940 Santa Fe Trail 1941 The Bad Man 1941 Million Dollar Baby 1941 International Squadron 1941 Nine Lives Are Not Enough 1942 Recognition of the Japanese Zero Fighter 1942 Kings Row 1942 Juke Girl 1942 Mister Gardenia Jones 1942 Desperate Journey 1942 Beyond the Line of Duty 1943 Cadet Classification 1943 The Rear Gunner 1943 For God and Country 1943 This Is the Army 1945 Target Tokyo 1945 The Fight for the Sky 1945 The Stilwell Road 1945 Wings for This Man Narrator Voice 1947 Stallion Road Larry Hanrahan 1947 That Hagen Girl Tom Bates 1947 The Voice of the Turtle 1949 John Loves Mary 1949 Night Unto Night 1949 The Girl from Jones Beach 1949 The Hasty Heart 1949 It's a Great Feeling 1950 Louisa 1951 The Big Truth 1951 Storm Warning 1951 The Last Outpost Captain Vance Britten 1951 Bedtime for Bonzo 1952 Hong Kong 1952 The Winning Team 1952 She's Working Her Way Through College 1953 Tropic Zone 1953 Law and Order 1954 Prisoner of War 1954 Cattle Queen of Montana 1955 Tennessee's Partner 1957 Hellcats of the Navy 1961 The Young Doctors 1963 Heritage of Splendor 1964 The Killers
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Married: January 26, 1940 - July 18, 1949
Cause of Separation: Divorce
Married at: Glendale, Los Angeles County, CA United States
Divorced at: Glendale, Los Angeles County, CA United States
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Married: March 4, 1952 - June 4, 2004
Cause of Separation: Ronald's Death
Married at: San Fernando, Los Angeles County, CA United States
Ended: Bel Air Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, CA United States
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Father to 5 children, he passed away on June 5, 2004 at Bel Air, Los Angeles, California United States at 93 years old. he was buried in Washington, District Of Columbia United States. Ronald Wilson Reagan was born on February 6, 1911 in Tampico, Illinois United States. According to his family tree, he married Jane Wyman on January 26, 1940 in Glendale, California United States and they later divorced on July 18, 1949 in Glendale, California United States. They had children Maureen Elizabeth Reagan, Michael Edward Reagan, and Christine Reagan. He married Nancy Davis Reagan on March 4, 1952 in San Fernando, California United States. They were married until Ronald's death in 2004 at Bel Air, Los Angeles, California United States. They had children Patricia Ann Davis and Ronald Prescott Reagan.
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1911 - 2004 World Events

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In 1911, in the year that Ronald Wilson Reagan was born, the first Indianapolis 500 was run in May. Ray Harroun was the winner - he was an engineer and had retired from racing but he came back for this race. After the race, he retired for good. The purse was $27,550 - the largest offered up to that time - and Harroun received $10,000 for first place. His average time was 74.602 mph.

In 1940, Ronald was 29 years old when on November 5th, President Franklin Roosevelt was elected to a third term, defeating Wendell Willkie of Indiana (a corporate lawyer). Roosevelt running for a third term was controversial. But the U.S. was emerging from the Great Recession and he promised that he would not involve the country in any foreign war (which of course changed when Japan bombed Pearl Harbor). Roosevelt defeated Willkie in the popular vote by 54.7 to 44.8% and in the Electoral College 449 to 82.

In 1955, when he was 44 years old, on September 10th the TV show "Gunsmoke" debuted on CBS. It went on to be television's longest-running western. Matt Dillon, Chester, Doc Adams, and Miss Kitty became household names.

In 1988, by the time he was 77 years old, on December 16th, 1988 the popular film Rain Man was released. Featuring Dustin Hoffman and Tom Cruise. this film brought attention to autistic savants and was based on the "megasavant" Laurence Kim Peek. The film would later go to win four Oscars including Best Picture, Best Original Screenplay, Best Director and Best Actor in a Leading Role.

In 1990, Ronald was 79 years old when after 27 years in prison, Nelson Mandela, the leader of the movement to end South African apartheid was released on February 11th 1990.

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