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Steve Beshear

Steve BeshearAKA Steven Lynn Beshear

Born: 21-Sep-1944
Birthplace: Dawson Springs, KY

Gender: Male
Religion: Baptist
Race or Ethnicity: White
Sexual orientation: Straight
Occupation: Politician
Party Affiliation: Democratic

Nationality: United States
Executive summary: Governor of Kentucky, 2007-15

Military service: US Army Reserve (intelligence analyst)

Lost the 1987 Kentucky gubernatorial race, and the 1996 senate race. Defeated Gov. Ernie Fletcher in the 2007 gubernatorial race. Did not seek re-election in 2015; succeeded by Matt Bevin.

Father: (Baptist minister)
Wife: Jane (two sons)

    High School: Dawson Springs High School, Dawson Springs, KY
    University: BA, University of Kentucky
    Law School: JD, University of Kentucky

    Governor of Kentucky (2007-15)
    Lieutenant Governor of Kentucky (1983-87)
    Attorney General of Kentucky (1980-84)
    Kentucky State House of Representatives 76th (1974-79)
    John Kerry for President
    Kerry Victory 2004
    Delta Tau Delta Fraternity

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