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Jimmy Carter


James Earl Carter Jr. is an American politician and philanthropist who served as the 39th president of the United States from 1977 to 1981. A Democrat, he previously served as a Georgia state senator from 1963 to 1967 and as the 76th governor of Georgia from 1971 to 1975. After his presidency, Carter has remained active in the private sector; in 2002, he was awarded the Nobel Peace Prize for his work in co-founding the Carter Center.


  • Personal 

  • Another Nobel Peace Prize laureates 

  • Presidency 

  • Naval career 

  • Farming 

  • Early political career, 1962–1971 

  • Governor of Georgia (1971–1975) 

  • 1976 presidential campaign 

  • Presidency (1977–1981) 

  • Post-presidency (1981–present)