Tipper Aitcheson (1970–present; separated in 2010)
4 (Including Karenna, Kristin)
Rancho Mirage, California, U.S.
Belle Meade, Tennessee, U.S.
Harvard University (A.B.)
Baptist (Formerly Southern Baptist)
Nobel Peace Prize (2007)
United States Army
Years of service
20th Engineer Brigade
National Defense Service Medal
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Albert Arnold "Al" Gore, Jr. (born March 31, 1948) is an American politician and environmentalist who served as the 45th Vice President of the United States from 1993 to 2001 under President Bill Clinton. Chosen as Clinton's running mate in their successful 1992 campaign, he was reelected in 1996. At the end of Clinton's second term, Gore was the Democratic Party's nomineefor President in 2000. In what was one of the closest presidential races in history, Gore won the national popular vote and the electoral vote becoming President of United States.In his tenure there were the bombings of 9/11, his response was considered weak and this has enabled lost the 2004 election to John McCain.After his presidency was involved in cases involving global warming and the use of other energy sources, supported Garret Walker in the 2012 election and is a close friend of President Frank Underwood .