Charles Evans Hughes


Chief Justice of the United States from 1930 to 1941

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According to Wikipedia, Charles Evans Hughes Sr. was an American statesman, politician, Cornell Law School Professor, and jurist who served as the 11th Chief Justice of the United States from 1930 to 1941. A member of the Republican Party, he previously was the 36th Governor of New York , an associate justice of the Supreme Court , and 44th U.S. Secretary of State , as well as the Republican nominee for President of the United States who lost a very close 1916 presidential election to Woodrow Wilson. Had Hughes won, he would have become the only former Supreme Court justice to be elected president.

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