|77th Governor of Georgia|
January 14, 1975 – January 11, 1983
|Preceded by||Jimmy Carter|
|Succeeded by||Joe Frank Harris|
|Chair of the National Governors Association|
August 5, 1980 – August 11, 1981
|Preceded by||Otis Bowen|
|Succeeded by||Richard Snelling|
George Dekle Busbee
August 7, 1927
Vienna, Georgia, U.S.
|Died||July 16, 2004 (aged 76)|
Savannah, Georgia, U.S.
|Spouse(s)||Mary Beth Talbot (1949–2004; his death)|
|Education||Abraham Baldwin Agricultural College|
University of Georgia (BA, LLB)
|Branch/service||United States Navy|
George Dekle Busbee Sr. (August 7, 1927 – July 16, 2004), was an American politician. He was the 77th Governor of the U.S. state of Georgia from 1975 to 1983. He was a senior partner at King & Spalding thereafter.
Other websites[change | change source]
- New Georgia Encyclopedia profile of George Busbee Archived 2012-01-11 at the Wayback Machine
- Appearances on C-SPAN