- Profession: pastor, televangelist, activist
- Lived: August 11 1933 – May 15 2007 (Modern)
- Nationality: American
- Known for: Founded Liberty Christian Academy and Liberty University
- Fun Fact: He was buried on the grounds of Liberty University
- Fun Fact: Falwell's father was a bootlegger during Prohibition.
- Fun Fact:
Jerry Falwell was born in Lynchburg, Virginia and married Macel Pate in April 1958. He founded Liberty Christian Academy in 1967 and Liberty University in 1971. He was a highly controversial figure during his life as he campaigned against Civil Rights and desegregation, disagreed with sanctions against apartheid-ruled South Africa and stated that the September 11th attacks were "probably deserved." He died in his office at Liberty University and was buried on the grounds.
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