Darden, Colgate Whitehead Jr.

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Born: Feb 11, 1897 AD
Died: 1981 AD, at 84 years of age.

Nationality: American
Categories: Congressmen, Politician


1897 - Colgate Whitehead Darden, Jr. was born on the 11th of February in Franklin, Virginia.

 

1917 - Served in the French Army and the United States Marine Corps during World War I.

 

1923 - Graduated a degree of Law, in Columbia Law School.

 

1930 - Became member of Virginia House of Delegates.

 

1933 - Elected as Democratic Congressman from Virginia, U.S.A.

 

1939 - He was re-elected as a Congressman in Virginia.

 

1942 - Served as Governor in Virginia.

 

1946 - He was the Chancellor of the College of William and Mary in Virginia.

 

1947 - Served as a 3rd President of University of Virginia.

 

1955 - He was the U.S. delegate to the United Nation General Assembly.

 

1981 - He died on the 9th of June in Norfolk, Virginia.

 

 

 

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