Home About Chat Users Issues Party Candidates Polling Firms Media News Polls Calendar Key Races United States President Senate House Governors International

New User Account
"A comprehensive, collaborative elections resource." 
Email: Password:

  Kellogg, Frank Billings
CANDIDATE DETAILS
AffiliationRepublican  
 
NameFrank Billings Kellogg
Address
St. Paul, Minnesota , United States
EmailNone
WebsiteNone
Born December 22, 1856
DiedDecember 21, 1937 (80 years)
ContributorThomas Walker
Last ModifedRBH
Jul 20, 2015 01:42am
Tags
InfoBorn in Potsdam, New York on December 22, 1856;
Went to Minnesota with his parents in 1865;
Attended public schools; was admitted to the bar in 1877 and commenced practice in Rochester, Minnesota;
City attorney of Rochester, 1878-1881
Olmsted County attorney, 1882-1887;
Married Clara Margaret Cook in 1886;
Moved to St. Paul, Minnesota, in 1887 and continued the practice of law;
Government delegate to the Universal Congress of Lawyers and jurists at St. Louis, Missouri, in 1904;
Member of the Republican National Committee 1904-1912 and a delegate to the Republican National Conventions in 1904, 1908, and 1912;
Special counsel for the Government to prosecute anti-trust suits;
President of the American Bar Association, 1912-1913;
Senator from Minnesota, 1917-1923;
Delegate to the Fifth Pan American Conference in 1923;
Served as Ambassador to Great Britain, 1923-1925;
Secretary of State in President Coolidge's Cabinet from March 5, 1925 until March 28, 1929;
As Secretary of State, was co-author of the Kellogg-Briand Peace Pact of 1928;
Awarded the Nobel Peace Prize in 1929;
Resumed the practice of law in St. Paul;
Judge of the Permanent Court of International Justice, 1930-1935;
Died in St. Paul December 21, 1937.





JOB APPROVAL POLLS

BOOKS
Title Purchase Contributor

EVENTS
Start Date End Date Type Title Contributor

NEWS
Date Category Headline Article Contributor

DISCUSSION
Importance? 0.00000 Average

FAMILY

INFORMATION LINKS
RACES
  10/10/1930 Nobel Peace Prize Lost 0.00% (-100.00%)
  10/10/1929 Nobel Peace Prize Won 100.00% (+100.00%)
  02/16/1925 U. S. Secretary of State Won 100.00% (+100.00%)
  12/11/1923 US Ambassador to the United Kingdom Won 100.00% (+100.00%)
  11/07/1922 MN US Senate Lost 35.01% (-12.09%)
  06/19/1922 MN US Senate - R Primary Won 58.76% (+25.22%)
  06/12/1920 US President - R Convention Lost 0.06% (-37.34%)
  11/07/1916 MN US Senate Won 48.58% (+17.74%)
  06/19/1916 MN US Senate - R Primary Won 40.45% (+10.37%)
ENDORSEMENTS