Thomas Monson

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Birthday
21, 1927
Birthplace
Salt Lake City, UT
Birth Sign
Leo
Birthday
21, 1927 (age 89)
Birthplace
Salt Lake City, UT

About

Religious leader and author who became the sixteenth President of the Church of Latter-day Saints in 2008.

Before Fame

He served in the Navy in the closing months of WW II and at age 22 took over as a bishop in Salt Lake City.

Trivia

He had a distinguished business career as an executive in charge of advertising with the Deseret News and later he became the chairman of its publishing company.

Family Life

He had three children with Frances Beverly Johnson, whom he was married to from 1948 until her death in 2013.

Associated With

He visited President Barack Obama in the White House in 2012.