1878 – William Richards Castle was born.
– He was an American diplomat.
1921-1927 – He served in the Department of State as chief of the Division of Western European Affairs.
– He was assistant secretary of state, and undersecretary of state.
1930 – He was ambassador to Japan during the Naval Arms Conference.
1945-1952 – He later served as president of Garfield Memorial Hospital in Washington, D.C.
1963 – William Richards Castle died.