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Hugh Carey
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51st Governor of New York
In office
January 1, 1975 – December 31, 1982
Lieutenant Mary Anne Krupsak
(1975–78)
Mario Cuomo (1979–82)
Preceded by Malcolm Wilson
Succeeded by Mario Cuomo
Member of the
U.S. House of Representatives
from New York
In office
January 3, 1961 – December 31, 1974
Preceded by Francis E. Dorn
Succeeded by Leo C. Zeferetti
Constituency 12th district (1961–63)
15th district (1963–74)
Personal details
Born
Hugh Leo Carey

(1919-04-11)April 11, 1919
Brooklyn, New York, U.S.
Died August 7, 2011(2011-08-07) (aged 92)
Shelter Island, New York, U.S.
Resting place Our Lady of the Isle Cemetery Dering Harbor, New York, U.S.
Political party Democratic
Spouse(s)
Helen Owen
(m. 1947; died 1974)

Evangeline Gouletas
(m. 1981; div. 1989)
Children 14, including Paul
Alma mater St. John's University (B.A., J.D.)
Profession Lawyer
Military service
Allegiance  United States
 New York
Branch/service New York Army National Guard
United States Army
Years of service 1939–1946
Rank US Army O4 shoulderboard rotated.svg Major
Unit 101st Cavalry Regiment
415 Infantry Regiment
104th Infantry Division
Battles/wars World War II
Awards Croix de Guerre
Bronze Star Medal

Hugh Leo Carey (April 11, 1919 – August 7, 2011) was an American politician and attorney. He was a seven-term United States Representative from 1961 to 1974, as well as 51st Governor of New York from 1975 to 1982.

Carey died on August 7, 2011 at his home in Shelter Island, New York of heart failure at the age of 92.

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