Jimmy Carter

  • Birth

  • High School Graduation - Plains High School Plains, Georgia

  • Enrolled in Georgia Southwestern College

  • Graduated from Georgia Institute of Technology

  • Married Rosalynn Smith

    Married Rosalynn Smith
  • Took over family farm and peanut business

  • Elected to the Georgia state senate as a Democrat

  • Elected Governor of Georgia

  • Elected President of the United States

  • Egypt & Israel agree to a framework for peace

  • Worst nuclear accident in U.S. history occurred at Three Mile Island, PA

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    Humanitarian work

  • Defeated in presidential election by republican Ronald Reagan

  • Volunteered and worked for Habitat for Humanity