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James Blanchard

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James Blanchard
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Governor of Michigan
Former officeholder
In office
January 1, 1983 - January 1, 1991
PredecessorWilliam G. Milliken (R)
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 6, 1990
First electedNovember 2, 1982
Term limitsN/A
Bachelor'sMichigan State University
J.D.University of Minnesota (1968)
Date of birthAugust 8, 1942
Place of birthDetroit, Michigan
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James Johnston Blanchard (b. August 8, 1942, in Detroit, Michigan) was the 45th Governor of Michigan. A Democrat, he served two terms from January 1, 1983, to January 1, 1991.