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
LieutenantJames Aiona
Preceded byBen Cayetano
Succeeded byNeil Abercrombie
Mayor of Maui
In office
January 2, 1991[1] – January 2, 1999
Preceded byHannibal Tavares
Succeeded byJames Apana
Personal details
BornLinda Cutter
(1953-06-04) June 4, 1953 (age 65)
St. Louis, Missouri
Political partyRepublican
Spouse(s)Charles Lingle (1972–1975)
William Crockett (1986–1997)
Alma materCalifornia State University, Northridge
ProfessionNewspaper publisher
ReligionJudaism
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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.