Younger brother of President Jimmy Carter.
Son of James Earl Carter and Lillian Carter
Brother-in-law of Rosalynn Carter.
Introduced Billy Beer in 1977.
His son, William "Buddy" Carter, published a biography on his father in 1999 entitled Billy Carter: A Journey Through the Shadows.
Ran for mayor of Plains, Georgia in 1976.
Uncle of Amy Carter and James Carter, John William Carter and Donnel Jeffrey Carter.