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Carl Sanders

American politician: governor of Georgia in U.S.

Carl Edward Sanders, Sr. (May 15, 1925 – November 16, 2014) was an American politician. He served as the 74th Governor of the state of Georgia serving from 1963 to 1967.

Carl Sanders
74th Governor of Georgia
In office
January 15, 1963 – January 11, 1967
LieutenantPeter Geer
Preceded byErnest Vandiver
Succeeded byLester Maddox
Personal details
Born
Carl Edward Sanders

(1925-05-15)May 15, 1925
Augusta, Georgia, U.S.
DiedNovember 16, 2014(2014-11-16) (aged 89)
Augusta, Georgia, U.S.
Political partyDemocratic Party
Spouse(s)Betty Bird Foy
Alma materUniversity of Georgia

Sanders died on November 16, 2014 at the age of 89, after a fall at his home in Augusta, Georgia, aged 89.[1]

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  1. "Carl Sanders, former Georgia governor, dies at 89". My Fox Atlanta.com. Retrieved November 18, 2014.

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