Bailey Olter

Bailey Olter (27 March 1932, Mwoakilloa, Pohnpei, Federated States of Micronesia – 16 February 1999) was a Micronesian political figure. He was elected to the Senate of Micronesian Congress from Ponape district[1]. He served as Vice President of the Federated States of Micronesia from 1983 to 1987 and as the third president of the Federated States of Micronesia from 1991 to 1996. He suffered a stroke in July 1996 ending his capacity to carry out his office; his Vice President Jacob Nena served the last year of his term.

Bailey Olter
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3rd President of the Federated States of Micronesia
In office
May 11, 1991 – 1997
Vice PresidentJacob Nena
Preceded byJohn Haglelgam
Succeeded byJacob Nena
2nd Vice President of the Federated States of Micronesia
In office
1983–1987
PresidentTosiwo Nakayama
Preceded byPetrus Tun
Succeeded byHiroshi Ismael
Personal details
BornMarch 27, 1932
Mokil Atoll, Pohnpei, South Pacific Mandate, Empire of Japan
DiedFebruary 16, 1999(1999-02-16) (aged 66)
Kolonia, Pohnpei
Spouse(s)Amalia Nanpei Olter

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Political offices
Preceded by
John Haglelgam
President of the Federated States of Micronesia
1991 – 1996
Succeeded by
Jacob Nena