Last updated on: 6/10/2008 | Author: ProCon.org

Billy Graham Biography

Title:
Founder and Chairman of Billy Graham Evangelistic Association
Position:
None Found to the question "Is the ACLU Good for America?"
Reasoning:

No position found as of Oct. 2006

Theoretical Expertise Ranking:
  Organizations/VIPs/Other
Individuals and organizations that do not fit into the other star categories.
Involvement and Affiliations:
  • Chairman, Billy Graham Evangelistic Association, 2001-Present
  • Radio Host, “Hour of Decision,” 1950-present
  • Honorary Knight Commander of the Order of the British Empire, 2001
  • Founder and President, Billy Graham Evangelistic Association, 1950-2001
  • Freedom Award, Ronald Reagan Presidential Foundation, 2000
  • Gospel Music Hall of Fame, Gospel Music Association, 1999
  • Congressional Gold Medal, 1996
  • Presidential Medal of Freedom, 1983
  • Progress in Religion, Templeton Foundation, 1982
  • Big Brother Award, 1966
  • Wisdom Award of Honor, 1965
  • Gold Medal Award, National Institute of Social Science, 1957
  • President, Northwestern College, 1947-1952
  • Charter Vice President, Youth for Christ, Chicago, Illinois, 1945-1950
  • Pastor, First Baptist Church, Western Springs, Illinois, 1943-1945
  • Ordained Minister, Southern Baptist, 1939
Education:
  • BA, Wheaton College, 1943
  • Florida Bible Institute (now Trinity College of Florida), 1940
  • Attended Bob Jones College (now Bob Jones University), 1936
Other:
  • None found
Quoted in:
  1. Should School-Sponsored Prayer Be Allowed in Public Schools?