Walter mondale was an American lawyer and politician who served as the 42nd vice president of united states from 1977 to 1981 under President Jimmy carter.
He was born on January 5, 1928, in Ceylon, Minnesota, to Theodore Mondale, a Methodist clergyman, and his wife Claribel Mondale is a part- time music school teacher.
After completing his basic education from public school, Mondale attended Macalester College, and then graduated from the University of Minnesota in 1951.
He joined the U.S. Army and served a couple of years at Fort Knox during the Korean War after completing his graduation.
Then he was enrolled in the University of Minnesota Law School and graduated with a law degree, in 1956.
Mondale also worked as the campaign manager for Orville Freeman's successful gubernatorial re-election campaign in 1956 and 1958 , While practicing his law.
In December 1964, Mondale was appointed to the United States Senate , After serving as state attorney general for four years.
Mondale won the election to the Senate in 1966 and also re-elected in 1972. During his 12 years as a senator,
He served on numerous committees, such as the Finance and Budget committees and the Committee on Labor and Public Welfare.
Mondale was elected to the post of the Vice President In 1976 and he was the first Vice President to have an office in the White House
Walter Mondale married Joan Adams In December 1955, he had met joan on a blind date.They had three children
1) Theodore Adams
2) Eleanor Jane
3) William Hall.
His daughter Eleanor died of brain cancer in 2011 , And his wife Joan died in 2014. On april 19 2021 Mondale died of natural causes in his sleep at his home in Minneapolis.
Walter is one of the richest Politician , According to our analysis, Wikipedia, Forbes & Business Insider, Walter Mondale net worth is approximately $1.5 Million.