Herman Cain

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Herman Cain
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President of the United States
Former Candidate
Bachelor'sMorehouse College (1967)
Master'sPurdue University (1971)
Date of birthDecember 13, 1945
Place of birthMemphis, Tennessee
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Herman Cain (born December 13, 1945) was a 2012 Republican candidate for President of the United States.[1]


Cain has over 40 years of experience in the private sector. He has served in a number of roles including an analyst for Coca-Cola, an executive at Pillsbury, a regional vice president with Burger King and CEO of Godfather’s Pizza. He has also served as president and CEO of the National Restaurant Association.[1]


  • B.S., mathematics, Morehouse College, 1967
  • MS, computer science, Purdue University, 1971



See also: Endorsements by state officials of presidential candidates in the 2012 election

Cain ran for President of the United States in 2012. He announced his candidacy on May 21, 2011 at a rally in Atlanta’s Centennial Olympic Park.[2] Following accusations of infidelity and sexual harassment, Cain suspended his presidential campaign in December 2011.[3] After endorsing “the people" in January 2012, he then endorsed Newt Gingrich, and after Gingrich withdrew, Cain endorsed Mitt Romney in May.[4]


Cain and his wife, Gloria, have two children and four grandchildren. He is an associate minister at Antioch Baptist Church North in Atlanta.[1]

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