Richard Lamm

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Richard Lamm
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38th Governor of Colorado
In office
January 14, 1975 – January 13, 1987
LieutenantGeorge L. Brown (1975–1979)
Nancy E. Dick (1979–1987)
Preceded byJohn David Vanderhoof
Succeeded byRoy Romer
Personal details
Born
Richard Douglas Lamm

(1935-09-12) September 12, 1935 (age 85)
Madison, Wisconsin
Political partyDemocratic
Alma materUniversity of Wisconsin-Madison
ProfessionCo-Director of the Institute for Public Policy Studies at the University of Denver
Military service
Branch/serviceUnited States Army
Years of service1957-1959
RankFirst Lieutenant

Richard Douglas "Dick" Lamm (born September 12, 1935) is an American politician, writer, Certified Public Accountant, college professor, and lawyer. He served three terms as 38th Governor of Colorado as a Democrat (1975–1987) and ran for the Reform Party's nomination for President of the United States in 1996.

He is currently the Co-Director of the Institute for Public Policy Studies at the University of Denver.[1]

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  1. "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 2011-07-19. Retrieved 2014-09-16.CS1 maint: archived copy as title (link)