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Presidential Engineers

Posted Tuesday, March 27, 2012 at 4:59 AM

"Herbert Hoover and Jimmy Carter, both U.S. Presidents, had engineering backgrounds."

Presidential Engineers

PostedTuesday, March 27, 2012 at 5:00 AM

Presidential Engineers

Herbert Hoover and Jimmy Carter, both U.S. Presidents, had engineering backgrounds.

Herbert Hoover, the United States 31st President, studied mining engineering at Stanford University, graduating in 1895. Jimmy Carter, the 39th U.S. President , attended Georgia Tech and the United States Naval Academy, from which he graduated in 1946. Carter served in the Navy for 10 years as an engineer working with nuclear-powered submarines.

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