Davis, Dwight Filley

Born: Jul 05, 1879 AD
Died: 1945 AD, at 66 years of age.

Nationality: American
Categories: Governor

1879 - Born on the 5th of July in St. Louis, Missouri, U.S.A.


1900 - Graduated college in Harvard University.


1903 - Received his Law degree from Washington University.


1904 - Became member of the public library board.


1905 - He married Helen Brooks.


1907 - Served as member of the house of delegates of the city government.


1908 - He served on the executive committee of the National Municipal League.


1911 - Became chairman of the City Planning Commission.


1917 - Served as director of the War Finance Corporation.


1923 - He was the United States Assistant Secretary of War.


1925 - Became United States Secretary of War.


1929 - He became Governor General of the Philippines.


1936 - After the death of his wife Helen Brooks, he married for the second time to Pauline Morton Sabin.


1942 - Served as a Director General of the United States Army Specialist Corps.


1945 - Died on the 28th of November in Washington, D.C.




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