Linda Lingle

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Linda Lingle
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Lingle at the 65th Anniversary of the Attack on Pearl Harbor.
6th Governor of Hawaii
In office
December 2, 2002 – December 6, 2010
Lieutenant James Aiona
Preceded by Ben Cayetano
Succeeded by Neil Abercrombie
Mayor of Maui
In office
January 2, 1991[1] – January 2, 1999
Preceded by Hannibal Tavares
Succeeded by James Apana
Personal details
Born Linda Cutter
(1953-06-04) June 4, 1953 (age 65)
St. Louis, Missouri
Political party Republican
Spouse(s) Charles Lingle (1972–1975)
William Crockett (1986–1997)
Alma mater California State University, Northridge
Profession Newspaper publisher
Religion Judaism

Linda Lingle (born Linda Cutter; June 4, 1953) is an American politician. She was the sixth Governor of Hawaii. She is a Republican.

References[change | change source]

  1. "Other Hawai'i mayors who died in office". Honolulu Advertiser. June 23, 2008. Retrieved January 10, 2012. The late Hannibal Tavares won the mayor's seat in a special election in October 1979 to complete Cravalho's term. He became Maui's longest serving mayor, serving until Jan. 2, 1991.