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Bruce King
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23rd, 25th & 28th Governor of New Mexico
In office
January 1, 1991 – January 1, 1995
Lieutenant Casey Luna
Preceded by Garrey Carruthers
Succeeded by Gary Johnson
In office
January 1, 1979 – January 1, 1983
Lieutenant Roberto Mondragón
Preceded by Jerry Apodaca
Succeeded by Toney Anaya
In office
January 1, 1971 – January 1, 1975
Lieutenant Roberto Mondragón
Preceded by David Cargo
Succeeded by Jerry Apodaca
Member of the New Mexico House of Representatives
In office
Personal details
Born (1924-04-06)April 6, 1924
Stanley, New Mexico, U.S.
Died November 13, 2009(2009-11-13) (aged 85)
Stanley, New Mexico, U.S.
Resting place Stanley Cemetery
Political party Democratic
Spouse(s) Alice King (1947–2008, her death)
Children Gary King
Alma mater University of New Mexico
Profession Businessman
Military service
Allegiance  United States
Branch/service  United States Army
Years of service 1942–1946
Battles/wars World War II

Bruce King (April 6, 1924 – November 13, 2009) was an American businessman and politician. He was a three non-consecutive four-year terms as the Governor of New Mexico. King was a member of the Democratic Party. He was the longest-serving governor in New Mexico history, with 12 years of service.

He died on November 13, 2009 in Stanley, New Mexico of heart failure at the age of 85.

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