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  Deneen, Charles Samuel
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<-  1911-01-01  
 
NameCharles Samuel Deneen
Address457 West 61 Place
Chicago, Illinois , United States
EmailNone
WebsiteNone
Born May 04, 1863
DiedFebruary 05, 1940 (76 years)
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Infoborn in Edwardsville, Madison County, Ill., May 4, 1863; raised in Lebanon, St. Clair County, Ill.; attended the public schools, and was graduated from McKendree College, Lebanon, Ill., in 1882; later studied law at the same college and at Union College of Law (later Northwestern University), Chicago, Ill.; was admitted to the bar in 1886 and commenced practice in Chicago; member, State house of representatives 1892; attorney for the Chicago Sanitary District 1895-1896; State's attorney for Cook County, Ill., 1896-1904; Governor of Illinois 1905-1913; resumed the practice of law in Chicago; appointed as a Republican to the United States Senate on February 26, 1925, to fill the vacancy caused by the death of Medill McCormick in the term ending March 3, 1925; had been previously elected in 1924 for the term commencing March 4, 1925, and served from February 26, 1925, to March 3, 1931; unsuccessful candidate for renomination in 1930; chairman, Committee to Audit and Control the Contingent Expense (Seventieth and Seventy-first Congresses); resumed the practice of law; died in Chicago, Ill., February 5, 1940; interment in Oak Woods Cemetery.


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  04/08/1930 IL US Senate-R Primary Lost 35.19% (-15.46%)
  02/25/1925 IL US Senate Appointment Won 100.00% (+100.00%)
  11/04/1924 IL US Senate Won 63.54% (+28.17%)
  04/08/1924 IL US Senate-R Primary Won 41.70% (+0.69%)
  11/05/1912 IL Governor Lost 27.39% (-10.72%)
  04/09/1912 IL Governor-R Primary Won 34.80% (+14.59%)
  11/03/1908 IL Governor Won 47.64% (+2.01%)
  08/08/1908 IL Governor-R Primary Won 51.44% (+2.89%)
  11/08/1904 IL Governor Won 59.09% (+27.88%)
  06/03/1904 IL Governor-R Convention Won 63.76% (+28.98%)
  11/06/1900 Cook County States Attorney Won 51.75% (+6.54%)
  11/03/1896 Cook County States Attorney Won 58.71% (+19.68%)
ENDORSEMENTS
Supreme Court - Associate Justice - May 07, 1930 NPA Reject
US Vice President - R Convention - Jun 12, 1924 R Frank O. Lowden