Bricker, John William
Born: Sep 06, 1893 AD
Died: 1986 AD, at 92 years of age.
1893 - Bricker was born on a farm near Mount Sterling, Ohio on the 6th of September.
- He attended The Ohio State University at Columbus, where he divided his time between the debating team and the varsity baseball team.
1916-1920 - He graduate with a B.A. from Ohio State and from its law department.
1917 - He was admitted to the bar and commenced practice in Columbus, Ohio.
- Bricker served as first lieutenant and chaplain in the United States Army.
1920 - He subsequently served as solicitor for Grandview Heights, Ohio.
1923-1927 - He was Assistant Attorney General of Ohio.
1929-1932 - He was a member of the Public Utilities Commission of Ohio.
1933-1937 - He was Attorney General of Ohio.
1944 - Bricker was the Republican nominee for Vice President of the United States, sharing the unsuccessful ticket with Presidential nominee Thomas Dewey, which lost to Franklin D. Roosevelt.
1946 - He was then elected as a Republican to the United States Senate.
1986 - He died on the 22nd of March in Columbus at the age of 92.
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