William Milliken

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William Milliken
44th Governor of Michigan
In office
January 22, 1969 – January 1, 1983
Lieutenant Thomas F. Schweigert (acting)
James Brickley
James Damman
James Brickley
Preceded by George Romney
Succeeded by James Blanchard
54th Lieutenant Governor of Michigan
In office
January 1, 1965 – January 22, 1969
Governor George Romney
Preceded by John Lesinski
Succeeded by Thomas F. Schweigert (acting)
Personal details
Born William Grawn Milliken
March 26, 1922 (1922-03-26) (age 92)
Traverse City, Michigan, U.S.
Political party Republican
Spouse(s) Helen Wallbank (m. October 20, 1945–November 16, 2012; her death); 2 children
Alma mater Yale University
Military service
Allegiance  United States
Service/branch US Army Air Corps Hap Arnold Wings.svg United States Army Air Forces
Years of service 1942–1945
Battles/wars World War II

William Grawn Milliken (born March 26, 1922), is an American politician. He served as the 44th Governor of Michigan from January 22, 1969 to January 1, 1983. He was a member of the Republican Party.[1]

Milliken was born in Traverse City, Michigan.

References[change | change source]

  1. "Statement by William G. Milliken". Traverse City Record Eagle. 2004-10-18. Archived from the original on 2006-04-08. http://web.archive.org/web/20060408093133/http://www.record-eagle.com/2004/oct/18mil2.htm. Retrieved 2006-06-07.