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Dick Celeste
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United States Ambassador to India
In office
November 28, 1997 – April 25, 2001
President Bill Clinton
George W. Bush
Preceded by Frank G. Wisner
Succeeded by Robert Blackwill
64th Governor of Ohio
In office
January 10, 1983 – January 14, 1991
Lieutenant Myrl Shoemaker
Paul Leonard
Preceded by Jim Rhodes
Succeeded by George Voinovich
Director of the Peace Corps
In office
April 27, 1979 – January 20, 1981
President Jimmy Carter
Preceded by Carolyn R. Payton
Succeeded by Loret Ruppe
55th Lieutenant Governor of Ohio
In office
January 13, 1975 – January 8, 1979
Governor Jim Rhodes
Preceded by John Brown
Succeeded by George Voinovich
Member of the Ohio House of Representatives
from the 5th district
In office
January 3, 1971 – December 31, 1974
Preceded by Mark C. Schinnerer
Succeeded by Francine Panehal
Personal details
Richard Frank Celeste

November 11, 1937 (1937-11-11) (age 83)
Cleveland, Ohio, U.S.
Political party Democratic
Spouse(s) Dagmar Braun
Jacqueline Lundquist
Children 7
Education Yale University (BA)
Exeter College, Oxford

Richard Frank "Dick" Celeste (born November 11, 1937) is an American politician from Ohio. He is a member of the Democratic Party. He served as the 64th Governor of Ohio from 1983 to 1991.

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