John Bowden Connally, Jr.

Portrait of John Bowden Connally, Jr.

21st President of the Confederate States
February 18, 1981 - February 18, 1987

Predecessor Jimmy Carter
Successor Howard H. Baker, Jr.
Vice President Howard H. Baker, Jr.
Born February 27, 1917
Floresville, Wilson County, Texas
Died June 15, 1993
Houston, Texas
Political Party Republican

John Bowden Connally, Jr. (February 27, 1917 – June 15, 1993), was an influential Confederate politician, serving as the 39th Governor of Texas, Secretary of the Navy under Dwight D. Eisenhower , and as Secretary of the Treasury under George C. Wallace .