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  Hill, John Philip
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NameJohn Philip Hill
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Baltimore, Maryland , United States
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Born May 02, 1879
DiedMay 23, 1941 (62 years)
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Jun 17, 2017 07:46pm
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InfoRepresentative from Maryland; born in Annapolis, Anne Arundel County, Md., May 2, 1879; attended the common schools; was graduated from Johns Hopkins University in 1900 and from the law department of Harvard University in 1903; was admitted to the bar the same year and commenced practice in Boston, Mass.; returned to Baltimore, Md., in 1904 and continued the practice of law; unsuccessful candidate for election to the Sixty-first Congress in 1908; United States attorney for the district of Maryland 1910-1915; unsuccessful candidate for mayor of Baltimore in 1915; delegate to the Republican National Convention in 1916; judge advocate for the Fifteenth Division, and attached to the Fourteenth Cavalry, Mexican border service, from August 26 to December 15, 1916; during the First World War was major and lieutenant colonel in the United States Army in 1918 and 1919; elected as a Republican to the Sixty-seventh, Sixty-eighth, and Sixty-ninth Congresses (March 4, 1921-March 3, 1927); unsuccessful candidate for the Senate in 1926; unsuccessful candidate for election in 1928 to the Seventy-first Congress and in 1936 to the Seventy-fifth Congress; moved to New York City in 1937 and continued the practice of law; returned in 1940 to Annapolis, Md.; died in Washington, D.C., May 23, 1941; interment in Arlington National Cemetery.


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  11/03/1936 MD District 3 Lost 38.69% (-21.82%)
  09/08/1934 MD US Senate - R Primary Lost 31.31% (-7.39%)
  11/04/1930 MD District 3 Lost 45.11% (-8.33%)
  11/06/1928 MD District 3 Lost 49.19% (-0.60%)
  09/14/1926 MD US Senate - R Primary Lost 47.99% (-4.02%)
  11/04/1924 MD District 3 Won 61.51% (+24.70%)
  11/07/1922 MD District 3 Won 67.27% (+37.07%)
  11/02/1920 MD District 3 Won 49.41% (+3.04%)
  11/03/1908 MD District 4 Lost 46.65% (-5.43%)
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