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John J. Gilligan

John J. GilliganAKA John Joyce Gilligan

Born: 22-Mar-1921
Birthplace: Cincinnati, OH
Died: 24-Aug-2013
Location of death: Cincinnati, OH
Cause of death: unspecified

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

Nationality: United States
Executive summary: Governor of Ohio, 1971-75

Military service: US Navy Reserve (Lt, WWII, 1942-45, destroyer gunnery officer)

Sister: Jeanne (his twin, b. 22-Mar-1921)
Brother: Harry Gilligan (twin)
Brother: Harry Gilligan, Jr. (twin)
Wife: Mary Kathryn Dixon ("Katie", m. 1945, d. 1996, two sons, two daughters)
Daughter: Kathleen Sebelius (Governor of Kansas, b. 15-May-1948)
Wife: Dr. Susan Fremont (m. 2000)

    High School: St. Xavier High School, Finneytown, OH (1939)
    University: AB, University of Notre Dame (1943)
    University: MA, University of Cincinnati (1947)
    Teacher: Instructor in Literature, Xavier University (1948-53)
    Professor: University of Notre Dame

    Board of Education Cincinnati Public Schools (1999-2007)
    US Agency for International Development Administrator (1977-79)
    Governor of Ohio (11-Jan-1971 to 13-Jan-1975)
    US Congressman, Ohio 1st (3-Jan-1965 to 3-Jan-1967)
    Cincinnati City Council (1953-63)
    American Legion
    Silver Star

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