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Did you know that during his lifetimeGraham preached to live audiences of nearly 215 million people in more than 185 countries ?


Did you know that William Franklin Graham Jr. was also know as evangelical Christian evangelist and an ordained Southern Baptist minister?

Did you know that Hilly Graham became well known internationally as a evangelical Christian evangelist after 1949?

Did you know that Graham has been considered one of the most influential preachers of the 20th century?[2]

 Did you know that in Grahams six decades of television, Graham hosted annual Billy Graham Crusades, which ran from 1947 until his retirement in 2005?

Did you know that Graham also hosted the popular radio show Hour of Decision
from 1950 to 1954?

 Did you know that during his lifetimeGraham preached to live audiences
of nearly 215 million people in more than 185 countries and territories
through various meetings, including BMS World Mission and Global Mission?

Did you know that Graham also reached hundreds of millions more through television, video, film, and webcasts?[4]
 
Did you know that Billy Graham was a spiritual adviser to several American presidents and provided spiritual counsel for every president from Harry Truman to Barack Obama?[5]

Did you know that according toGrahams  staff, more than 3.2 million people have responded to the invitation at Billy Graham Crusades to “accept Jesus Christ as their personal savior“?

Did you know that as of 2008, Graham’s estimated lifetime audience, including radio and
television broadcasts, topped 2.2 billion?

Did you know that because of his crusades,
Graham preached the gospel to more people in person than anyone in the
history of Christianity?[9]

Did you know that Graham appeared on the on Gallup’s list of most admired men and women list 60 times since 1955?

(November 7, 1918 – February 21, 2018)

Did you know that in 1950, Graham founded the Billy Graham Evangelistic Association (BGEA) with its headquarters in Minneapolis?

Did you know that The association relocated to Charlotte, North Carolina, in 1999. BGEA ministries have included:

  • Hour of Decision, a weekly radio program broadcast around the world for more than 50 years
  • Mission television specials broadcast in almost every market in the US and Canada
  • A syndicated newspaper column, My Answer, carried by newspapers across the United States and distributed by Tribune Media Services
  • Decision magazine, the official publication of the association
  • Christianity Today was started in 1956 with Carl F. H. Henry as its first editor
  • Passageway.org, the website for a youth discipleship program created by BGEA
  • World Wide Pictures, which has produced and distributed more than 130 films

Did you know that Graham suffered from Parkinson’s disease since 1992?[64]

Did you know that the reason that Graham said that his planned retirement was because of his failing health?

Did you know that Billy Graham died from natural causes on February 21, 2018, at his home in Montreat, North Carolina, at the age of 99?[68]

 Now if you didn’t know, now you know…

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