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Born: Edmund G. "Jerry" Brown Jr. in San FranciscoEducation: Saint Ignatius College Preparatory School, 1955; Jesuits' Sacred Heart Novitiate at Los Gatos, Calif., 1956-1960; BA, University of California at Berkeley, 1961; JD, Yale University Law School, 1964 Professional Career: California Supreme Court clerk, 1964-65; practiced law and was private business consultant starting in 1966 Political Career: Board of Trustees for Los Angeles Community Colleges, 1969; California secretary of state, 1970; governor of California, 1975-83; chairman of the California Democratic Party, 1989

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