Billy Graham was born in Charlotte, North Carolina onNovember 7 1918. Graham attended Sharon Grammar School and Sharon High School. he then went on to Bob Jones College transferring to Florida Bible Institute in Temple Terrace, Florida. He was ordained in 1939
He became known as the most renowned evangelist and Baptist clergyman he touched audiences around the world for over 50 years. A skillful media master, Graham preached the Christian gospel through radio, television, film and the printed word. He was the preacher to many of the Presidents of the United States.
Among his many books are Peace with God (1953) and How to be Born Again (1977).