Charles G. Dawes The 30th Vice President of USA

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30th  (Mar 04, 1925 - Mar 04, 1929)
Age at start:  59 years 6 months 9 days
Age:  85 years 7 months 28 days
Height: 0'0", 0 cm
Born: Aug 27, 1865
Born place: Marietta, Ohio
Net worth: < $1 Million
Death date:  April 23, 1951
Signature:
Party:
Republican
Occupation:
Lawyer, Economist, Songwriter, Pianist
Education:
Marietta College (BA), University of Cincinnati (LLB)

Charles Gates Dawes (August 27, 1865 - April 23, 1951) was an American banker, general, diplomat, composer, and Republican politician who was the 30th vice president of the United States from 1925 to 1929. For his work on the Dawes Plan for World War I reparations, he was a co-recipient of the Nobel Peace Prize in 1925.
Born in Marietta, Ohio, Dawes attended Cincinnati Law School before beginning a legal career in Lincoln, Nebraska. After serving as a gas plant executive, he managed William McKinley's 1896 presidential campaign in Illinois. After the election, McKinley appointed Dawes as the Comptroller of the Currency, and he remained in that position until 1901 before forming the Central Trust Company of Illinois. Dawes served as a general during World War I and was the chairman of the general purchasing board for the American Expeditionary Forces. In 1921, President Warren G. Harding appointed Dawes as the first Director of the Bureau of the Budget. Dawes also served on the Allied Reparations Commission, where he helped formulate the Dawes Plan to aid the struggling German economy, though the plan was eventually replaced by the Young Plan. ... read more on
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