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William Howard Taft (September 15, 1857 – March 8, 1930) served as the 27th President of the United States (1909–1913) and as the tenth Chief Justice of the United States (1921–1930), the only person to have held both offices. Taft was elected president in 1908, the chosen successor of Theodore Roosevelt, but was  ...

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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 both of these offices.

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Find out more about the history of William Howard Taft, including videos, interesting articles, pictures, historical features and more. Get all the facts on HISTORY.com.

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William Howard Taft faced the difficult task as President of living up to the legacy of Theodore Roosevelt. Taft so disappointed his predecessor, former mentor, and friend, that Roosevelt opposed his renomination in 1912 and bolted from the Republican Party to form his own "Bull-Moose" party, creating an opening for ...

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Aug 8, 2016 ... Find out more about William Howard Taft's presidency, his position on the Supreme Court and his efforts to enforce world peace, at Biography.com.

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William Howard Taft faced the difficult task as President of living up to the legacy of Theodore Roosevelt. Taft so disappointed his predecessor, former mentor, and friend, that Roosevelt opposed his renomination in 1912 and bolted from the Republican Party to form his own "Bull-Moose" party, creating an opening for ...

www.britannica.com/biography/William-Howard-Taft

Feb 7, 2018 ... 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 ...

mentalfloss.com/article/58914/15-wonderful-william-howard-taft-facts

Sep 16, 2014 ... 1. He Was the Last President to Rock Facial Hair While in Office. Between the Lincoln and Taft administrations, all but two commanders-in-chief boasted some sort of face fuzz. But since our 27th president left the White House in 1913, clean- shaven candidates have monopolized the job. More from mental ...

www.whitehousehistory.org/the-life-and-presidency-of-william-howard-taft

William Howard Taft was born on September 15, 1857, in Cincinnati, Ohio, to judge Alphonso Taft and his wife Louisa. He graduated from Yale, and then returned to Ohio, studied at the Cincinnati Law School, and began his law practice. He made a swift climb in politics through Republican judiciary appointments, while a ...