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  Lodge, Henry Cabot
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AffiliationRepublican  
 
NameHenry Cabot Lodge
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Cambridge, Massachusetts , United States
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Born May 12, 1850
DiedNovember 09, 1924 (74 years)
ContributorU Ole Polecat
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Sep 14, 2015 08:28pm
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Info(great-grandson of George Cabot, grandfather of Henry Cabot Lodge, Jr., and John Davis Lodge), a Representative and a Senator from Massachusetts; born in Boston, Mass., May 12, 1850; attended a private school and graduated from Harvard University in 1871; editor of the North American Review 1873-1876; was graduated from the Harvard Law School in 1874 and was admitted to the bar in 1875; earned one of the first Ph.D. degrees in history and government granted by Harvard University in 1876; lecturer on American history at Harvard University 1876-1879; member, State house of representatives 1880-1881; author of many historical, biographical, and political works; unsuccessful Republican candidate in 1882 for election to the Forty-eighth Congress and in 1884 to the Forty-ninth Congress; elected as a Republican to the Fiftieth, Fifty-first, and Fifty-second Congresses and served from March 4, 1887, until March 3, 1893, when he resigned; had been reelected to the Fifty-third Congress, but was later elected as a Republican to the United States Senate in 1893; reelected to the Senate in 1899, 1905, 1911, 1916, and 1922, and served from March 4, 1893, until his death; Republican Conference chairman (1918-24); president pro tempore (1911-13); chairman, Committee on Immigration (1895-1913), Committee on Printing (1897-99), Committee on the Philippines (1899-1911), Committee on Private Land Claims (1913-19), Committee on Foreign Relations (1919-25), Republican Conference (1918-24); appointed by President Theodore Roosevelt a member of the Alaskan Boundary Tribunal in 1903; member of the United States Immigration Commission 1907-1910; overseer of Harvard University from 1911 until his death; represented the United States as a member of the Conference on Limitation of Armament in 1921; died in Cambridge, Mass., on November 9, 1924; interment in Mount Auburn Cemetery.

Vote totals for elections in which was nominated for the Hall of Fame for Great Americans (1900-1965): 1955-0, 1965-0.


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DISCUSSION
Importance? 9.50000 Average

FAMILY
Son George "Bay" Cabot Lodge 1873-1909
Grandson Henry Cabot Lodge, Jr. 1902-1985
Grandson John Davis Lodge 1903-1985

INFORMATION LINKS
RACES
  11/07/1922 MA US Senate Won 47.59% (+0.85%)
  05/18/1920 VT US President - R Primary Lost 0.23% (-65.88%)
  04/23/1920 US Vice President - R Primary Lost 0.00% (-57.90%)
  11/07/1916 MA US Senate Won 51.68% (+6.37%)
  06/10/1916 US President - PRG Convention Lost 0.00% (-100.00%)
  06/10/1916 US President - R Convention Lost 0.41% (-54.60%)
  01/18/1911 MA US Senate Won 52.33% (+8.96%)
  01/17/1905 MA US Senate Won 73.33% (+46.67%)
  01/17/1899 MA US Senate Won 71.97% (+44.70%)
  01/17/1893 MA US Senate Won 70.11% (+40.22%)
  11/08/1892 MA District 7 Won 52.73% (+8.10%)
  11/04/1890 MA District 6 Won 50.01% (+3.57%)
  11/06/1888 MA District 6 Won 56.34% (+15.22%)
  11/02/1886 MA District 6 Won 50.51% (+2.72%)
  11/04/1884 MA District 6 Lost 48.70% (-0.87%)
ENDORSEMENTS
Supreme Court - Associate Justice - Aug 18, 1937 NPA Reject
US President - R Convention - Jun 18, 1896 R Thomas B. Reed
US President - Dec 03, 1884 D Grover Cleveland