40th President of the United States
- Born in 1911, in Tampico, Illinois.
- Worked his way through college, and changed from a liberal to a conservative.
- His career went from college athlete, to radio man, to movie star, to lieutenant in the air corps, to politician.
- During his two terms as president, he lowered taxes, helped the industry, and got the government under check, size wise.
Coming of Age
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"Ronald Reagan." White House. US. government, n.d. Web. 8 Apr. 2014. <http://webpath.follettsoftware.com/resource/viewurl?encodedUrl=uKTjlRztqVUIBPV1MaCsRjxuW9GBSpERDIxrwKDXHAQ&version=1&appsignature=Destiny&appversion=18.104.22.168+%28AU2%29>.Sullivan, George. Ronald Reagan. Rev. ed. Englewood Cliffs: Julian Messenger, 1991. Print.