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Carl Sanders
74th Governor of Georgia
In office
January 15, 1963 – January 11, 1967
Lieutenant Peter Geer
Preceded by Ernest Vandiver
Succeeded by Lester Maddox
Personal details
Born
Carl Edward Sanders

(1925-05-15)May 15, 1925
Augusta, Georgia, U.S.
Died November 16, 2014(2014-11-16) (aged 89)
Augusta, Georgia, U.S.
Political party Democratic Party
Spouse(s) Betty Bird Foy
Alma mater University of Georgia

Carl Edward Sanders, Sr. (May 15, 1925 – November 16, 2014) was an American politician. He served as the 74th Governor of the state of Georgia serving from 1963 to 1967.

Sanders died on November 16, 2014 at the age of 89, after a fall at his home in Augusta, Georgia, aged 89.


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