|47th Governor of Tennessee|
January 21, 1995 – January 18, 2003
|Lieutenant||John S. Wilder|
|Preceded by||Ned McWherter|
|Succeeded by||Phil Bredesen|
|Member of the |
U.S. House of Representatives
from Tennessee's 7th district
January 3, 1983 – January 3, 1995
|Preceded by||Ed Jones|
|Succeeded by||Ed Bryant|
|Born||March 15, 1936|
Moline, Illinois, U.S.
|Alma mater||Augustana College (B.A.)|
|Branch/service||United States Navy|
|Years of service||1957–1963|
Donald Kenneth Sundquist (born March 15, 1936) is a former American businessman and politician. He was the 47th Governor of Tennessee from 1995 to 2003. Prior to his governorship, he represented Tennessee's 7th congressional district in the United States House of Representatives from 1983 to 1995.
References[change | change source]
- Carroll Van West, "Don Sundquist," Tennessee Encyclopedia of History and Culture, 2009. Retrieved: 9 January 2013.
- Georgiana Vines, "Sundquist Wants More 'Civil' and 'Bipartisan' Politics," Knoxville News Sentinel, January 3, 2010; retrieved January 9, 2013.
- Phillip Langsdon, Tennessee: A Political History (Franklin, Tenn.: Hillsboro Press, 2000), pp. 408-412.