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James G. Martin
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70th Governor of North Carolina
In office
January 5, 1985 – January 9, 1993
Lieutenant Robert B. Jordan
James C. Gardner
Preceded by Jim Hunt
Succeeded by Jim Hunt
Member of the U.S. House of Representatives
from North Carolina's 9th district
In office
January 3, 1973 – January 3, 1985
Preceded by Charles R. Jonas
Succeeded by Alex McMillan
Personal details
Born December 11, 1935 (1935-12-11) (age 85)
Savannah, Georgia
Political party Republican
Spouse(s) Dorothy Ann (McAulay) Martin
Residence Charlotte, North Carolina
Alma mater Davidson College
Princeton University
Profession Chemist, Professor

James Grubbs "Jim" Martin (born December 11, 1935) is an American politician. He served as the 70th Governor of the state of North Carolina. He served from 1985 to 1993. He was the second Republican elected to the office after Reconstruction, and the fifth overall. He is also the only Republican to serve two full terms as governor.

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