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 (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, 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 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, 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 ...
02/04/2014 · William Howard Taft died on March 8, 1930, at his home in Washington, D.C. He was the first president to be buried in Arlington Cemetery, and the first to have a funeral broadcast on the radio.
09/05/2022 · High atop one of Cincinnati's most prominent hilltops stands the two-story Greek Revival house where William Howard Taft was born and grew up. Hard work, a good education, and an interest in civic duty are attributes that made the Taft family outstanding leaders over the years.