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Taft, Charles Phelps

Born: 1897 AD
Died: 1983 AD, at 85 years of age.

Nationality: Unknown
Categories: Political Leader


1897 - Born on the 20th of September in Cincinnati, Ohio, U.S.A.

1917 - He married Eleanor Kellogg Chase.

1921 - He graduated a degree of Law in Yale University.

1926 - He became the youngest President of the International YMCA (Young Men's Christian Association).

1927 - He served as a Hamilton County Prosecutor in Ohio.

1940 - He served as Director of U.S. Community War Service at the Federal Security Agency.

1941 - He became Director of Economic Affairs at the State Department.

1947 - He served as the first layman President of the Federal Council of the Churches of Christ in America.

1952 - He ran unsuccessfully for Governor of Ohio.

1983 - He died on the 24th of June.


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