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Frank D. White

Personal data
Date of birthJune 4, 1933
Place of birthTexarkana, Texas
Date of deathMay 21, 2003(age 69)
Place of deathLittle Rock, Arkansas
Political partyRepublican
Spouse1st: Mary Blue Hollenberg White, 2nd: Gay Daniels White
ProfessionBanker, stockbroker
41st Governor of Arkansas
In officeJanuary 19, 1981 - January 11, 1983
LieutenantWinston Bryant
Succeeded byBill Clinton
Preceded byBill Clinton

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Frank Durward White (June 4, 1933 - May 21, 2003) was the 41st Governor of the U.S. state of Arkansas since Reconstruction. He served a single two-year term from 1981 to 1983. He is one of only two people to have defeated President Bill Clinton in an election. (The other is former U.S. Representative John Paul Hammerschmidt of Harrison.)


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