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William L. Guy
|Chairperson of the National Governors Association|
July 7, 1966 – October 24, 1967
|Preceded by||John Reed|
|Succeeded by||John Volpe|
|Governor of North Dakota|
January 4, 1961 – January 2, 1973
|Preceded by||John Davis|
|Succeeded by||Arthur Link|
William Lewis Guy
September 30, 1919
Devils Lake, North Dakota, U.S.
|Died||April 26, 2013
West Fargo, North Dakota, U.S.
|Political party||Democratic Party|
(?-2013; his death)
|Alma mater||North Dakota State University
University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
William Lewis Guy (September 30, 1919 – April 26, 2013) was an American politician who was the governor of the U.S. state of North Dakota from 1961 to 1973. At 93, he was the oldest of the six living current or previous governors of North Dakota.
Guy was born on September 30, 1919 in Devils Lake, North Dakota. He studied at North Dakota State University and at the University of Minnesota, Twin Cities. Guy was married to Jean Guy until his death in 2013. Guy died on April 26, 2013 in his home in West Fargo, North Dakota from Alzheimer's disease, aged 93. His wife June Guy died two months later on July 5, 2013 from a stroke.
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