Professional wrestler, former governor of Minnesota


Jesse Ventura - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
"Jesse Ventura (born July 15, 1951 as James George Janos), also known as "The Body", "The Star", and "The Governing Body", is an American politician, retired professional wrestler, Navy UDT veteran, actor, and former radio and television talk show host. He was inducted into the WWE Hall of Fame in 2004. He is also a former co-holder of the AWA World tag team title with Adrian Adonis. In the Minnesota gubernatorial election of 1998, running as an Independent and member of the Reform Party, he was elected the 38th Governor of Minnesota and served from January 4, 1999 to January 6, 2003 without seeking a second term. ..."

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Web Pages

Jesse Ventura - Friend of Liberty
Advocates for Self-Government
Navy - Famous Navy SEALs Jesse Ventura


Internet Movie Database: Jesse Ventura
also biography, trivia and quotes

Books Authored

Don't Start the Revolution Without Me!, 2008


Riz Khan - Ventura's Revolution, Riz Khan, 9 Apr 2008
Riz Khan interviews Jesse Ventura on his book Don't Start the Revolution Without Me!, including call-ins from around the world


Jesse Ventura On Larry King Live Part 1 Of 2 May.11, 2009, 11 May 2009
Among other things, Ventura discusses waterboarding and torture, including his own Navy Seal training experience with it