Because Carter was a submariner with the U.S. Navy, a nuclear submarine was named the USS Jimmy Carter.
In 1976, Jimmy Carter was elected president over Gerald Ford, who’d replaced Richard Nixon.
Nicholas Sparks -- The Longest Ride
They marry on a chilly day in the spring of 1977, a few months after Jimmy Carter is sworn into office.
Khaled Hosseini -- And The Mountains Echoed
He loathed Jimmy Carter, whom he called a "big-toothed cretin."
Khaled Hosseini -- The Kite Runner
In 1977, when President Jimmy Carter visited the Bronx, he said it looked like "a war zone."
Wes Moore -- The Other Wes Moore
He lampooned Jimmy Carter and Joe Biden, called for the resignation of Attorney General Edwin Meese, lambasted Bible-thumpers of the Christian right, urged vigilance against the Soviet threat, castigated the Japanese for hunting whales, and defended Jesse Jackson as a viable presidential candidate.
Jon Krakauer -- Into the Wild
Under a coverline that read "The Test of Wills," a garish painting of a scowling Ayatollah Khomeini loomed like a banshee over an inset photograph of a defeated-looking Jimmy Carter.
Greg Mortenson & David Oliver Relin -- Three Cups of Tea
He lost to Jimmy Carter by a narrow margin in 1976.
John F. Kennedy -- Profiles in Courage
Well, I don’t like our president, Jimmy Carter.
Li Cunxin -- Mao’s Last Dancer
Many foreign observers, including Jimmy Carter, certified the results—67 percent of the vote for Aristide, and only 33 percent for the twelve other candidates.
Tracy Kidder -- Mountains Beyond Mountains
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Jimmy Carter came and brokered an unusual three-legged dog of a peace that spared the despots and absurdly married the U.S. military with the same soldiers who had been the instruments of torture and terror.
Rick Bragg -- All Over but the Shoutin’
Even by the late 1970s, Jimmy Carter’s Georgia accent did him no favors in Washington.
Robert MacNeil and William Crane -- Do You Speak American?
But the cumulative effect of those spots … it’s like watching Jimmy Carter saying, "I’ll never lie to you".’
Stephen King -- Cujo
Likewise, through his philanthropic efforts, Jimmy Carter has almost succeeded in wiping out guinea worm, an ancient parasite that has afflicted humans throughout recorded history.
Nicholas D. Kristof -- Half the Sky
Nugent soon recruited Jody Powell, President Jimmy Carter’s former press secretary, to help improve the company’s image and hired David M. Theno, a prominent food scientist, to prevent future outbreaks.