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John Malcolm Patterson
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|John Malcolm Patterson|
|44th Governor of Alabama|
January 19, 1959 – January 14, 1963
|Preceded by||Jim Folsom|
|Succeeded by||George Wallace|
|Attorney General of Alabama|
January 17, 1955 – January 19, 1959
|Preceded by||Bernard Sykes|
|Succeeded by||MacDonald Gallion|
|Born|| September 27, 1921|
Goldville, Alabama, U.S.
|Political party||Democratic Party|
|Spouse(s)||Mary Jo McGowin|
|Alma mater||University of Alabama, Tuscaloosa|
|Service/branch||United States Army|
|Years of service|| 1939–1945|
|Battles/wars|| World War II|
John Malcolm Patterson (born September 27, 1921) is a retired American politician. He was the 44th Governor of the U.S. state of Alabama. He served as governor from 1959 to 1963. Patterson was a member of the Democratic Party.