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Richard Lamm
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38th Governor of Colorado
In office
January 14, 1975 – January 13, 1987
Lieutenant George L. Brown
Nancy E. Dick
Preceded by John Vanderhoof
Succeeded by Roy Romer
Member of the Colorado Senate
In office
1972–1975
Member of the Colorado House of Representatives
In office
1964–1972
Personal details
Born
Richard Douglas Lamm

August 3, 1935 (1935-08-03) (age 84)
Madison, Wisconsin, U.S.
Political party Democratic
Other political
affiliations
Reform (1996)
Spouse(s)
Dottie Vennard (m. 1963)
Education University of Wisconsin
UC Berkeley School of Law
Profession Attorney
Military service
Allegiance  United States
Branch/service  United States Army
Years of service 1957–1959
Rank First Lieutenant

Richard Douglas "Dick" Lamm (born September 12, 1935) is an American politician, writer, Certified Public Accountant, college professor, and lawyer. He served three terms as 38th Governor of Colorado as a Democrat (1975–1987) and ran for the Reform Party's nomination for President of the United States in 1996.

He is currently the Co-Director of the Institute for Public Policy Studies at the University of Denver.

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