Charles Evans Hughes

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Charles Evans Hughes 
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American judge
Date of birth 11 April 1862
Glens Falls
Date of death 27 August 1948
Place of burial
  • Woodlawn Cemetery
Educated at
  • Cornell University
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English: Charles Evans Hughes, Sr. (April 11, 1862 – August 27, 1948) was an American statesman, lawyer and Republican politician from New York. He served as the 36th Governor of New York (1907–1910), Associate Justice of the Supreme Court of the United States (1910–1916), United States Secretary of State (1921–1925), a judge on the Court of International Justice (1928–1930), and the 11th Chief Justice of the United States (1930–1941). He was the Republican candidate in the 1916 U.S. Presidential election, losing narrowly to Woodrow Wilson.
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