The 40th President of the United States came from Dixon, IL. He came from humble beginnings. He became a movie star and was a host for the General Electric Theatre Shows. There is the hugh Blackhawk stature that looks over the Rock River as you drive down to the small towns.
Pres. Reagan was one of a kind, that grew up in a small town, a town 90 miles northwest of Chicago, IL. He was surrounded by ordinary people, and went to college in a small town. It was not predetermined that he would become a famous movie star, or the 40th President of the United States of the Republican Party.
He had the personality and looks and intelligence that took him to some of the highest heights in the history of the United States. He hosted the General Electric Theatre for many years and that was the door of opportunity to greatness.
If you want to go back in history and have time to visit the midwest, there are tours and guides that are avaliable for your visit. The simplicity of the life style is very relaxing and a true getaway from the hustle of our everyday lives.
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