William Howard Taft (September 15, 1857 – March 8, 1930) was the 27th president of the United States (1909–1913) and the tenth chief justice of the United States (1921–1930), the only person to have held both offices.
William Howard Taft was elected the 27th President of the United States (1909-1913) and later became the tenth Chief Justice of the United States (1921-1930), the only person to have served in ...
William Howard Taft, né le 15 septembre 1857 à Cincinnati et mort le 8 mars 1930 à Washington (district de Columbia), est un homme d'État américain, vingt-septième président des États-Unis en fonction de 1909 à 1913 puis dixième président de la Cour suprême des États-Unis de 1921 à 1930.
William Howard Taft (Cincinnati, 15 de septiembre de 1857-Washington, D. C., 8 de marzo de 1930) fue el vigésimo séptimo presidente de los Estados Unidos (1909-1913) y presidente de la Corte Suprema (1921-1930). Es la única persona que ha desempeñado ambos cargos.
William Howard Taft nacque a Cincinnati, in Ohio, il 15 settembre 1857 da una famiglia molto conosciuta: suo padre, Alphonso Taft, era stato ministro della Giustizia nell'amministrazione Grant e aveva anche svolto incarichi diplomatici a Vienna e a San Pietroburgo, mentre sua madre, Louise Taft, nata Torrey, era la sua seconda moglie.
William Howard Taft, (born September 15, 1857, Cincinnati, Ohio, U.S.—died March 8, 1930, Washington, D.C.), 27th president of the United States (1909–13) and 10th chief justice of the United States (1921–30). As the choice of Pres. Theodore Roosevelt to succeed him and carry on the progressive Republican agenda, Taft as president alienated the progressives—and later Roosevelt ...
Zeitungsartikel über William Howard Taft in den Historischen Pressearchiven der ZBW; Supreme Court Historical Society Biographie* American President: William Howard Taft (1857–1930), Miller Center of Public Affairs der University of Virginia (englisch, Redakteur: Peri E. Arnold) The American Presidency Project: William Howard Taft.
Republican William Howard Taft (1857-1930) served as the 27th president of the United States from 1909 to 1913, and later became a Supreme Court Justice. He was the only person to hold both offices.
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Taft’s reasoning was subsequently adopted by the Supreme Court as the proper interpretation of the Sherman Antitrust Act of 1890. Taft worked as a judge in the Court of Appeals till March 15, 1900. From February 1, 1904 to June 30, 1908, William Howard Taft served as the 42nd U.S. Secretary of War under President Theodore Roosevelt.