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Bricker, John W. (John William), 1893-1986


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  • Fuller Name

    • John William
  • Additional Information

    • Birth Date

        (edtf) 1893-09-06
    • Death Date

        (edtf) 1986-03-22
    • Has Affiliation

        • Affiliation End: 1916
        • Organization: (naf) Ohio State University
    • Has Affiliation

        • Affiliation End: 1920
        • Organization: (naf) Ohio State University. College of Law
    • Has Affiliation

        • Affiliation Start: 1917
        • Affiliation End: 1918
        • Organization: (naf) United States. Army
    • Has Affiliation

        • Affiliation Start: 1923
        • Affiliation End: 1927
        • Organization: (naf) Ohio. Attorney General
    • Has Affiliation

        • Affiliation Start: 1929
        • Affiliation End: 1932
        • Organization: (naf) Public Utilities Commission of Ohio
    • Has Affiliation

        • Affiliation Start: 1933
        • Affiliation End: 1937
        • Organization: (naf) Ohio. Attorney General
    • Has Affiliation

        • Affiliation Start: 1947
        • Affiliation End: 1959
        • Organization: (naf) United State. Congress. Senate
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) Republican Party (U.S. : 1854- )
    • Birth Place

        (naf) Madison County (Ohio)
    • Death Place

        (naf) Columbus (Ohio)
    • Associated Language

    • Field of Activity

        Politics
      • Occupation

          (lcsh) Military Chaplains
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      • Sources

        • found: NUCMC data from LC Mss. Div. for Taft, R.A. Papers, 1885-1962(John W. Bricker, 1893-1986)
        • found: WWA, 1974-5(Bricker, John William, lawyer; b. Madison Co., Ohio, 1893; s. Lemuel Spencer and Laura (King) B.; asst. atty. gen. Ohio, 1923-27; gov. Ohio, 1939-45; Rep. candidate for v.p. U.S., 1944; home, Columbus, Ohio)
        • found: Biog. dir. of the U.S. Congress website, August 10, 2017: (Bricker, John William, a Senator from Ohio; born on a farm near Mount Sterling, Madison County, Ohio, September 6, 1893; attended the country schools; graduated from Ohio State University at Columbus in 1916 and from its law department in 1920; admitted to the bar in 1917 and commenced practice in Columbus, Ohio, in 1920; during the First World War served as first lieutenant and chaplain in the United States Army in 1917 and 1918; solicitor for Grandview Heights, Ohio 1920-1928; assistant attorney general of Ohio 1923-1927; member of the Public Utilities Commission of Ohio 1929-1932; attorney general of Ohio 1933-1937; Governor of Ohio 1939-1945; unsuccessful Republican candidate for Vice President in 1944; elected as a Republican to the United States Senate in 1946, reelected in 1952 and served from January 3, 1947, to January 3, 1959; unsuccessful candidate for reelection in 1958; chairman, Committee on Interstate and Foreign Commerce (Eighty-third Congress); resumed the practice of law; died in Columbus, Ohio, March 22, 1986; interment in Greenlawn Cemetery)
      • Change Notes

        • 1987-02-18: new
        • 2017-08-13: revised
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