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Julian Carroll
Member of the Kentucky Senate
from the 7th district
Assumed office
January 3, 2005
Preceded by Lindy Casebier
Chair of the National Governors Association
In office
August 29, 1978 – July 10, 1979
Preceded by William Milliken
Succeeded by Otis R. Bowen
54th Governor of Kentucky
In office
December 28, 1974 – December 11, 1979
Lieutenant Thelma Stovall
Preceded by Wendell H. Ford
Succeeded by John Y. Brown Jr.
46th Lieutenant Governor of Kentucky
In office
December 7, 1971 – December 28, 1974
Governor Wendell H. Ford
Preceded by Wendell H. Ford
Succeeded by Thelma Stovall
Personal details
Julian Morton Carroll

April 16, 1931 (1931-04-16) (age 90)
Paducah, Kentucky, U.S.
Political party Democratic
Spouse(s) Charlann Harting (Deceased)
Education Paducah Junior College
University of Kentucky (BA, LLB)
Military service
Allegiance  United States
Branch/service Flag of the United States Air Force United States Air Force

Julian Morton Carroll (born April 16, 1931) is an American politician from the state of Kentucky. A Democrat, he is a member of the Kentucky Senate, representing Anderson, Franklin, Woodford, Gallatin and Owen counties.

From 1974 to 1979, he served as the 54th Governor of Kentucky, succeeding Wendell H. Ford, who resigned to accept a seat in the U.S. Senate. He was the first Kentucky governor from the state's far-western Jackson Purchase region, and his running mate Thelma Stovall was the first woman to be elected Lieutenant Governor of Kentucky.

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