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Bemis, Samuel Flagg

Born: 1891 AD
Died: 1973 AD
Nationality: American
Categories: Biographers, Historian

1891 – Born on the 20th of October in Worcester, Massachusetts.

1916 – Samuel Bemis received his degree from Clark University.

         – Received his Ph.D. from Harvard University.

1923 – Wrote "Jay’s Treaty: A Study in Commerce and Diplomacy".

1924 – He garnered attention for a work on John Jay.

1926 – "Pinckney’s Treaty: A Study of America’s Advantage from Europe’s Distress.

1927 – Won the Pulitzer Prize for History for his book Pinckney’s Treaty.

1935 – Professor of history at Yale University.

1936 – Wrote "A Diplomatic History of the United States".

1943 – "The Latin American Policy of the United States".

1945 – He was appointed Sterling professor of history and international relations.

1949 – Wrote John Quincy Adams and the Foundations of American Foreign Policy.

1950 – Won the Pulitzer Prize for Biography or Autobiography.

1961-1962 – President of American Historical Association.

1963 – He was the editor of The American Secretaries of State and Their Diplomacy.
1973 – Bemis, Samuel Flagg died.