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Walter Mondale

Walter MondaleAKA Walter Frederick Mondale

Born: 5-Jan-1928
Birthplace: Ceylon, MN
Died: 19-Apr-2021
Location of death: Minneapolis, MN
Cause of death: unspecified

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

Nationality: United States
Executive summary: US Vice President under Jimmy Carter

Military service: US Army (1951-53)

Father: Theodore Sigvaard Mondale
Mother: Claribel Cowan Mondale
Brother: Lester Mondale (half brother)
Wife: Joan Adams Mondale (b. 8-Aug-1930, m. 27-Dec-1955, d. 3-Feb-2014)
Son: Theodore Mondale (b. 12-Oct-1957)
Daughter: Eleanor Jane Mondale (reporter and radio host, b. 19-Jan-1960, d. 17-Sep-2011)
Son: William Hall Mondale (b. 7-Feb-1962)

    University: Macalester College, St. Paul, MN (1946-49)
    University: BA Political Science, University of Minnesota (1951)
    Law School: LLB, University of Minnesota (1956)
    Scholar: Distinguished Fellow, University of Minnesota

    US Ambassador to Japan (1993-96)
    US Vice President (1977-81)
    US Senator, Minnesota (1964-76)
    Attorney General of Minnesota (1960-64)
    Winston & Strawn
    Dorsey & Whitney
    Member of the Board of Northwest Airlines
    Member of the Board of Prudential
    4-H Club
    Al Franken for Senate
    Alfalfa Club 1976
    American Academy of Diplomacy
    Bretton Woods Committee
    Caring Institute Board of Trustees (Honorary)
    The Constitution Project Right to Counsel Initiative
    Council on Foreign Relations
    Gephardt for President
    Hillary Rodham Clinton for US Senate Committee
    Jobs for America's Graduates Board of Directors (former)
    John Kerry for President
    Minnesota State Bar Association 1956
    National Democratic Institute for International Affairs Chairman Emeritus
    New Leadership for America PAC
    Obama for Illinois
    Funeral: Ronald Reagan (2004)
    Funeral: Ted Kennedy (2009)
    Secret Service Codename Cavalier, Dragon
    Norwegian Ancestry

    Escape from Suburbia: Beyond the American Dream (16-Sep-2007) · Himself

Author of books:
The Accountability of Power: Toward a Responsible Presidency (1975, politics)
The Good Fight: A Life in Liberal Politics (2010, memoir)

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