President Gerald Ford

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Leslie King

July 14, 1913

Parents Divorced Mom gets custody

December 1913

Mother remarries Gerald Ford

February 1, 1916

Attended University Of Michigan

1931

Joins Navy Reserves

April 13, 1932

Legally changes name to Gerald Ford

December 3, 1935

Started Yale Law School

1938

Married Elizabeth Warren

October 15, 1948

Elected to Congress

1949

Nominated Vice President when Agnew resigned

October 10, 1973

Assumed Presidency when Nixon Resigned

August 9, 1974