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Hull, Cordell, 1871-1955


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    • Birth Date

        18711002
    • Death Date

        19550723
    • Has Affiliation

        • Affiliation Start: 1893
        • Affiliation End: 1897
        • Organization: (naf) Tennessee. General Assembly. House of Representatives
    • Has Affiliation

        • Affiliation Start: 19070304
        • Affiliation End: 19210303
        • Organization: (naf) United States. Congress. House
    • Has Affiliation

        • Affiliation Start: 19230304
        • Affiliation End: 19310303
        • Organization: (naf) United States. Congress. House
    • Has Affiliation

        • Affiliation Start: 19310304
        • Affiliation End: 19330303
        • Organization: (naf) United States. Congress. Senate
    • Has Affiliation

        • Affiliation Start: 19330304
        • Affiliation End: 19441201
        • Organization: (naf) United States. Department of State
    • Birth Place

        Olympus, Tenn.
    • Death Place

        Washington, D.C.
    • Gender

        male
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    • found: NUCMC data from LOC, Mss. Div. for Couzens, J. Papers, 1903-1940(Cordell Hull; 1871-1955)
    • found: LC data base, 3-27-87(hdg.: Hull, Cordell, 1871-1955)
    • found: WwWA, 1960(Hull, Cordell, 1871-1955; s. William & Elizabeth (Riley) H.; m. Rose Frances Whitney (d. 1954); US Rep. Sen from Tenn.; Sec. State 1933-44; Nobel Peace Prize, 1945; Fed. judge; res.: Carthage, Tenn. & Washington, D.C.)
    • found: Biographical Directory of the United States Congress, via WWW, September 9, 2013(Hull, Cordell (1871-1955); a Representative and a Senator from Tennessee; born in Olympus, Overton (now Pickett) County, Tenn., October 2, 1871; attended normal school and graduated from the law department of Cumberland University, Lebanon, Tenn., in 1891; admitted to the bar the same year and commenced practice in Celina, Tenn.; member, State house of representatives, 1893-1897; during the Spanish-American War served with the rank of captain; judge of the fifth judicial circuit of Tennessee, 1903-1906; elected as a Democrat to the Sixtieth and to the six succeeding Congresses (March 4, 1907-March 3, 1921); unsuccessful candidate for reelection in 1920 to the Sixty-seventh Congress; chairman of the Democratic National Executive Committee, 1921-1924; again elected to the Sixty-eighth and to the three succeeding Congresses (March 4, 1923-March 3, 1931); was not a candidate for renomination in 1930, having become a candidate for Senator; elected to the United States Senate as a Democrat in 1930 and served from March 4, 1931, to March 3, 1933, when he resigned to become Secretary of State; appointed Secretary of State in the Cabinet of President Franklin D. Roosevelt on March 4, 1933, serving until his resignation December 1, 1944; known as "the Father of the United Nations;" awarded the Nobel Peace Prize in 1945; retired and resided in Washington, D.C., until his death there, July 23, 1955)
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