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Walter Mondale

42nd Vice President of the United States Walter Mondale

Full Name: Walter Frederick Mondale
Profession: 42nd Vice President of the United States

Nationality:
United States of America
American

Born: January 5, 1928
Birthplace: Ceylon, Minnesota, USA
Age: 92 years old

Generation: Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rabbit
Star Sign: Capricorn

Events in the Life of Walter Mondale

  • 1976-10-15 1st debate of major-ticket US Vice President nominees, Walter Mondale (D) vs Bob Dole (R)
  • 1978-06-29 US Vice President Walter Mondale begins trip to Middle East
  • 1980-08-14 Democratic Convention in NYC nominates Jimmy Carter and Walter Mondale for president
  • 1984-07-12 Geraldine Ferraro becomes the 1st US female major-party vice-presidential candidate, after Walter Mondale selects her as his Democratic Party running mate
  • 1984-07-18 Walter Mondale wins the Democratic Party presidential nomination in San Francisco
  • 1984-07-19 Geraldine Ferraro (Rep-D-NY), becomes the 1st US female major-party vice-presidential nominee, joining the Walter Mondale Democratic Party ticket
  • 1984-11-06 Incumbent Republican President Ronald Reagan is re-elected President of the United States in a landslide, winning 49 states and defeating Democrat candidate Walter Mondale

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