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William Howard Taft

(1857—1930) American Republican statesman

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World Encyclopedia

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and tenth Chief Justice of the Supreme Court (1921–30). He gained great credit as Governor of the Philippines ...

Taft, William Howard, Administration of

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Encyclopedia of African American History 1896 to the Present

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William Howard Taft (b. 15 September 1857; d. 8 March 1930), twenty-seventh president of the United States ...

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The Oxford Companion to United States History

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(1857–1930), twenty-seventh president of the United States, chief justice of the United States. ...

A native of Cincinnati, Ohio,

Taft, William Howard

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The Oxford Companion to American Law

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William Howard Taft holds a unique position in United States legal history in that he is the only person to ...

Taft, William Howard

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The Oxford Guide to the United States Government

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27th President Chief Justice, 1921–30 ...

• Born: Sept. 15, 1857, Cincinnati, Ohio • Political party: Republican • Education: Yale

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The Oxford Companion to the Supreme Court of the United States (2 ed.)

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William Howard Taft, the only figure in American history to serve both as president of the United States and chief ...

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Who's Who in the Twentieth Century

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US Republican statesman and twenty-seventh president of the USA (1909–13). ...

The son of judge and former cabinet minister ...

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The Oxford Essential Dictionary of the U.S. Military

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(1857–1930)27th president of the United States, born in Cincinnati, Ohio. Taft came from a politically active family; his ...

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