Ted Strickland

Ohio politician

Theodore "Ted" Strickland[1] (born August 4, 1941) was the 68th Governor of Ohio. He held the office from 2007 to 2011. He is a member of the Democratic Party.

Ted Strickland
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68th Governor of Ohio
In office
January 8, 2007 – January 10, 2011
LieutenantLee Fisher
Preceded byBob Taft
Succeeded byJohn Kasich
Personal details
Theodore Strickland

(1941-08-04) August 4, 1941 (age 79)
Lucasville, Ohio
Political partyDemocratic
Spouse(s)Frances Strickland

Before he became Governor, he served in the United States House of Representatives for two terms (1993–1995 and 1997–2007).[2]


  1. Theodore Strickland; Frances S. Strickland (March 11, 2010), U.S. Individual Income Tax Return (PDF), retrieved March 12, 2011
  2. "Strickland, Ted, (1941 - )". Biographical Directory of the United States Congress.