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James Orsen Bakker 
Birth January 2, 1940 in Muskegon, Muskegon County, Michigan "Muskegon, Michigan"
Father: Raleigh Bakker (1906-1998)
Mother: Furnia Lynette Irwin (1906-1998)
Wife: Tamara Faye LaValley (1942-2007)
Wedding: April 1, 1961
Wife (2): Lori Beth Graham (?)
Wedding2: 1998
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James Orsen Bakker was born 2 January 1940 in Muskegon, Muskegon County, Michigan to Raleigh Bakker (1906-1998) and Furnia Lynette Irwin (1906-1998) and is now 70 years of age. James Orsen married Tamara Faye LaValley 1 April 1961 .

James Orsen Bakker is an American televangelist, a former Assemblies of God minister, and a former host (with his then-wife Tammy Faye Bakker) of The PTL Club, a popular evangelical Christian television program. A sex scandal led to his resignation from the ministry. Subsequent revelations of accounting fraud brought about his imprisonment and divorce and effectively ended his time in the larger public eye.


Offspring of  James Orsen Bakker and Tamara Faye LaValley (1942-2007)
Name Birth Death
Tammy Sue Bakker (1970)
Jamie Charles Bakker (1975)
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