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Calvin Coolidge
Thirtieth U.S. President

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August 3, 1923 - March 3, 1929

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Charles G. Dawes

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Grace Anna Coolidge

starbar.gif (1814 bytes) BORN:  July 4, 1872
     Plymouth, Vermont
BIRTH NAME:  John Calvin Coolidge
CHILDREN:  2 Sons
PROFESSION:  Attorney
POLITICAL PARTY:  Republican
HOME STATE:  Massachusetts
POLITICAL OFFICES:  State Senator, Lieutenant Governor and Governor (Massachusetts), Vice President
NICKNAME:  "Silent Cal"
DIED:  January 5, 1933  (Age - 60)
BURIED:  Plymouth, Vermont
"If you don't say anything, you won't be called on to repeat it."
"Four fifths of all our troubles in this life would disappear if we would only sit down and keep still."
  President Calvin Coolidge, who was renown for his quietness and lack of oration.
"You lose."  President Coolidge to a young lady at a dinner party who told him she had bet her friends before the dinner that she could get the President to say at least THREE words.

 

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