On January 24, 2000, Gary revealed he had penned two political thrillers under the name, John Blackthorn.
Gary ran for President in 1984, 1988, and will be running again in 2008.
Gary graduated from Bethany Nazarene College in 1958, Yale Divinity School in 1961, and Yale University Law School in 1964.
Gary was an attorney for the United States Department of Justice from 1964 to 1965.
Gary served as a U.S. Senator from 1975 to 1987.