Billy Graham


Born
in Charlotte, North Carolina, The United States
November 07, 1918

Died
February 21, 2018

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Billy Graham was an American evangelical Christian evangelist and an ordained Southern Baptist minister. Graham is best known for his evangelistic missions or “Crusades.” He believed God knew no borders or nationalities. Throughout his career, Graham preached to millions around the world. He met and prayed with every U. S. president from Dwight Eisenhower to Barack Obama.

Graham authored 34 books, including his memoir, Just As I Am. In 1983, he was awarded the Presidential Medal of Freedom by President Ronald Reagan. In 1996, Graham and his wife, Ruth, received the Congressional Gold Medal, the highest award Congress can bestow on a private citizen.

Graham married Wheaton College classmate Ruth Bell Graham in 1943. They had five children ( R
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Just as I Am

4.27 avg rating — 4,436 ratings — published 1999 — 34 editions
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Nearing Home: Life, Faith, ...

4.25 avg rating — 1,746 ratings — published 2011 — 29 editions
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Angels: God's Secret Agents

4.11 avg rating — 2,340 ratings — published 1975 — 45 editions
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The Journey: Living by Fait...

4.40 avg rating — 780 ratings — published 2005 — 28 editions
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The Holy Spirit: Activating...

4.35 avg rating — 746 ratings — published 1978 — 30 editions
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Peace with God: The Secret ...

4.34 avg rating — 707 ratings — published 1952 — 49 editions
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The Reason for My Hope: Sal...

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Storm Warning

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The Heaven Answer Book

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Where I Am: Heaven, Eternit...

4.46 avg rating — 437 ratings — published 2015 — 12 editions
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