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Mike Pence

48th Vice President of the United States Mike Pence

Full Name: Michael Richard "Mike" Pence
Profession: 48th Vice President of the United States

Nationality:
United States of America
American

Why Famous: Vice President of the United States under Donald Trump.

Pence was also the Governor of Indiana from 2013 to 2017 and represented Indiana's 2nd congressional district from 2001 to 2013.

Before his career in public office, Pence was a conservative radio and television talk show host.

Born: June 7, 1959
Birthplace: Columbus, Indiana, USA
Age: 62 years old

Generation: Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Gemini

Married Life

  • 1985-06-08 US Vice President Mike Pence (25) weds Karen Batten (26) at Indianapolis, Indiana

Historical Events

  • 2016-07-16 Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump announces Indiana governor Mike Pence as his Vice Presidential running mate
  • 2017-01-20 Donald Trump is inaugurated as the 45th President of the United States of America and Mike Pence as the 48th Vice President
  • 2019-10-17 Turkey agrees to a ceasefire in Northern Syria for 5 days to allow withdrawal of Kurdish troops, after talks between US VP Mike Pence and Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan
  • 2020-08-27 Mike Pence accepts nomination for vice president at the Republican convention, calling for "law and order" after the shooting of Jacob Blake
  • 2020-12-18 US Vice President Mike Pence receives the Pfizer/BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine live on TV
  • 2021-01-06 Supporters of President Donald Trump storm US Capitol in Washington during congressional certification of Joe Biden and Kamala Harris's win, resulting in five deaths and prompting evacuation of lawmakers and vice-president Mike Pence
  • 2021-01-08 US Speaker Nancy Pelosi demands President Donald Trump's resignation or he will face impeachment, while also calling for vice-president Mike Pence to invoke the 25th Amendment to remove him

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