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Jerry Brown

Edmund Gerald "Jerry" Brown, Jr. (born April 7, 1938) is an American politician and the current and 39th Governor of California, having previously served as California's 34th Governor. Brown served as Governor between 1975 and 1983, and again from 2011. Both before and after his first two terms as Governor, Brown has served in various state, local, and party positions. Brown previously served as a member of the Los Angeles Community College District Board of Trustees (1969–1971), Secretary of State of California (1971–1975), chairman of the California Democratic Party (1989–1991), Mayor of Oakland (1999–2007) and Attorney General of California (2007–2011). Brown sought the Democratic nominations for President of the United States in 1976, 1980, and 1992, and was the Democratic candidate for the United States Senate in California in 1982 but was unsuccessful in these attempts. He is the son of Pat Brown, the 32nd Governor of California. Brown was born in San Francisco, California, as the only son of four siblings born to Bernice Layne Brown, and District Attorney of San Francisco and later Governor of California, Edmund G. "Pat" Brown, Sr. Jerry Brown is Irish through his paternal

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