|55th Governor of Missouri|
January 12, 2009 – January 9, 2017
|Preceded by||Matt Blunt|
|Succeeded by||Eric Greitens|
|40th Attorney General of Missouri|
January 11, 1993 – January 12, 2009
|Preceded by||William Webster|
|Succeeded by||Chris Koster|
|Member of the Missouri Senate|
|Born||Jeremiah Wilson Nixon
February 13, 1956
De Soto, Missouri, U.S.
|Political party||Democratic Party|
|Alma mater||University of Missouri, Columbia|
Jeremiah Wilson "Jay" Nixon (born February 13, 1956) is an American politician. He was the Governor of Missouri from 2009 to 2017. On January 12, 2009, he became Governor of the U.S. State of Missouri. He is a member of the Democratic Party of the United States.
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- "Jay Nixon ancestry". Freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com. http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~battle/celeb/nixon.htm. Retrieved 2012-03-12.