Franklin Graham

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Franklin Graham
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Graham at the Nebraska State Capitol during his Decision America tour in 2016
Born
William Franklin Graham III

(1952-07-14) July 14, 1952 (age 70)
OccupationChristian Evangelist
Spouse(s)
Jane Cunningham (m. 1974)
Children4, including William Franklin IV[1]
Parent(s)Billy Graham
Ruth Bell
OrdainedSouthern Baptist

William Franklin Graham III (born July 14, 1952) is an American Christian evangelist and missionary. He engages in Christian revival tours and political commentary. He is president and CEO of the Billy Graham Evangelistic Association (BGEA) and of Samaritan's Purse, an international Christian relief organization.

Graham became a "committed Christian" in 1974 and was ordained in 1982, and has since become a public speaker and author. He is also known for being a son of the American evangelist Billy Graham.[2]

References[change | change source]

  1. "Franklin Graham". Franklin Graham Biography. Billy Graham Evangelistic Association. Archived from the original on May 17, 2012. Retrieved July 12, 2012.
  2. "Franklin Graham". Billy Graham Evangelistic Association. Retrieved 2017-10-28.

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