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Reagan wis born in Tampico, Illinois tae a catholic faimily an raised in Dixon, Reagan wis eddicated at Eureka College, earnin a Bachelor o Airts degree in economics an sociology. Efter graduatin, Reagan moved first tae Iowa tae wirk as a radio broadcaster an then, in 1937, tae Los Angeles whaur he began a career as an actor, first in films an later televeesion. Some o his maist notable films include Knute Rockne, All American (1940), Kings Row (1942), an Bedtime for Bonzo (1951). Reagan served as Preses o the Screen Actors Guild an later as a spokesman for General Electric (G.E.); his stairt in politics occurred during his wirk for GE. Oreeginally he wis a member o the Democratic Pairty, but his poseetions began shiftin richtward in the 1950s, an he switched tae the Republican Pairty in 1962.
In 1994, he wi diagnosit wi Alzehimer's disease. He deit ten years later in Los Angeles. He wis 93 years auld.