Gerald Rudolph Ford, Jr. (born Leslie Lynch King, Jr.; July 14, 1913 – December 26, 2006) was the 38th President of the United States, serving from 1974 to 1977, and the 40th Vice President of the United States serving from 1973 to 1974.

Ford was a 1935 graduate of the University of Michigan. He played football under coach Harry G. Kipke, and was most valuable player on the 1934 team which compiled a woeful 1-7 record.

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