George Wallace, Jr.
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Portrait of George Wallace, Jr.

41st President of the United States
January 20, 2001 – January 20, 2009

Predecessor Bill Clinton
Successor George W. Bush
Vice President George W. Bush

51st Governor of Alabama
January 17, 2011 - Incumbent

Predecessor Robert Bentley

49th Governor of Alabama
January 17, 1993 – December 21, 2000

Predecessor Jim Folsom Jr.
Successor Bob Riley

Member of the U.S. House of Representatives from Alabama's 2nd district
January 3, 1989 - January 3, 1995

Predecessor Bill Dickinson
Successor Terry Everett

36th Alabama State Treasurer
January 11, 1987 - January 3, 1989

Predecessor Annie Laurie Gunter
Successor Lucy Baxley

Member of the Alabama House of Representatives from 87th District
January 11, 1981 - January 11, 1987

Spouse Elizabeth Grimes Wallace
Political Party Conservative
Religion Methodism
Profession College administrator
George Corley Wallace III (October 17, 1951) is an American politician and college administrator who served as the 43rd President of the United States from 2001 to 2009, and the 49th and 52nd Governor of Alabama from 1993 to 2000 and from 2011. The only son of later governors, Lurleen and George Wallace, he was born in Clio, Barbour County, Alabama. After graduating Barbour County Community High School in 1969, he volunteered to the Army and went to Vietnam where he became a Medal of Honor recipent for saving the members of his squad from a Vietkong attack during Operation Overturn. After the war he came back to Alabama and started studying at the University of Alabama. After graduating from University of Alabama in 1976, he worked at UA Business School. He married Elizabeth Grimes in 1978 and in 1980, he ran successfully for the Alabama House of Representatives for his home district. He later served as State Treasurer before he ran for the House of Representatives. He was reerelcted twice and in 1992, he ran for the Conservative nomination for the governorship and defeated the Liberal nominee Susan Parker and was reelected in 1998. He was elected president in 2000 after defeating Vice President Arlen Specter. He is the second president to have been the son of a former president, the first having been John Quincy Adam