69th and 71st governor of North Carolina
|69th and 71st Governor of North Carolina|
January 9, 1993 – January 6, 2001
|Lieutenant||Dennis A. Wicker|
|Preceded by||James G. Martin|
|Succeeded by||Mike Easley|
January 8, 1977 – January 5, 1985
|Lieutenant||James C. Green|
|Preceded by||James Holshouser|
|Succeeded by||James G. Martin|
|27th Lieutenant Governor of North Carolina|
January 6, 1973 – January 8, 1977
|Preceded by||Hoyt Patrick Taylor Jr.|
|Succeeded by||James C. Green|
James Baxter Hunt Jr.
May 16, 1937
Greensboro, North Carolina, U.S.
|Education||North Carolina State University (BS, MS)|
University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill (JD)
He is the longest-serving governor in the state's history. Hunt is tied for the fourth-longest gubernatorial tenure in post-Constitutional U.S. history at 5,838 days.
- Ostermeier, Eric (April 10, 2013). "The Top 50 Longest-Serving Governors of All Time". Smart Politics.