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George Busbee
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77th Governor of Georgia
In office
January 14, 1975 – January 11, 1983
Lieutenant Zell Miller
Preceded by Jimmy Carter
Succeeded by Joe Frank Harris
Chair of the National Governors Association
In office
August 5, 1980 – August 11, 1981
Preceded by Otis Bowen
Succeeded by Richard Snelling
Personal details
Born
George Dekle Busbee

(1927-08-07)August 7, 1927
Vienna, Georgia, U.S.
Died July 16, 2004(2004-07-16) (aged 76)
Savannah, Georgia, U.S.
Political party Democratic
Spouse(s) Mary Beth Talbot (1949–2004; his death)
Children 4
Education Abraham Baldwin Agricultural College
University of Georgia (BA, LLB)
Military service
Allegiance  United States
Branch/service  United States Navy

George Dekle Busbee Sr. (August 7, 1927 – July 16, 2004), was an American politician. He was the 77th Governor of the U.S. state of Georgia from 1975 to 1983. He was a senior partner at King & Spalding thereafter.

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