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Bonaparte, Charles Joseph (Charles)

Born: 1851 AD
Died: 1921 AD, at 70 years of age.

Nationality: American
Categories: Lawyers, Politician


1851 - He was born on the 9th of June in Baltimore, Maryland, the son of Jérôme Napoleon Bonaparte and Susan May Williams.

         - He graduated from Harvard University and Harvard Law School.

         - He practiced law in Baltimore and became prominent in municipal and national reform movements.

1875 - On 1st of September, he married Ellen Channing Day.

1902 - He was a member of the Board of Indian Commissioners.

1904 - He served as Chairman of the National Civil Service Reform League.

         - He was appointed a trustee of The Catholic University of America.

1905 - President Theodore Roosevelt appointed Bonaparte to his cabinet as United States Secretary of the Navy.

1906 - He served as United States Attorney General.

1908 - Joseph founded the Bureau of Investigation (BOI).

         - He was the president of the National Municipal League.

1921 - He died June on the 28th of June in Baltimore County, Maryland, USA


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