Gerald R. Ford
Date of Birth
Jul 14, 1913
Birth Place:
Omaha, NE


Gerald Rudolph Ford Jr. -- the 38th president of the United States and the 40th vice president -- is, at least to date, the only individual ever to have held that office without direct election. Ford became vice president under the provisions of the 25th Amendment in 1973 when Spiro Agnew resigned, and ascended to the office of president following the resignation of Richard Milhous Nixon the next...