Don Beyer

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Birthday
20, 1950
Birthplace
Italy
Birth Sign
Gemini
Birthday
20, 1950 (age 69)
Birthplace
Italy

About

Democratic politician who served as Lieutenant Governor of Virginia from 1990 to 1998. In 2014, he launched a campaign for the eighth-district Virginia seat in the United States House of Representatives.

Before Fame

In 1972, he earned an honors degree in economics from Williams College. He went on to become a Virginia-based automobile executive as well as a politician.

Trivia

He served under the presidential administration of Barack Obama as United States Ambassador to Switzerland and Liechtenstein.

Family Life

He was born in Italy to an American military family, and he spent the majority of his childhood in Washington, D.C.

Associated With

During his first term as Lieutenant Governor of Virginia, he served under the state's first African-American governor, Douglas Wilder.