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Bemis, Samuel Flagg

Born: 1891 AD
Died: 1973 AD, at 81 years of age.

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.



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