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Calvin Coolidge

30th President of the United States



29th Vice-President of the United States


"Economy is idealism in its most practical form."

--Inaugural Address, 1925

Full Name: John Calvin Coolidge

Born: July 4, 1872

Birthplace: Plymouth Notch, Vermont

Father: John C. Coolidge (1845-1926)

Mother: Victoria J. Moor Coolidge (1846-1885)

Wife: Grace Coolidge (1879-1957)

Married: October 4, 1905

Religious Preference: Congregationalist

Previous Experience: Lawyer, Massachusetts Representative, Mayor of Northampton, MA., Lt. Governor of Massachusetts, Governor of Massachusetts, Vice-President

Political Party: Republican

Age at Inauguration: 51

Term of Office (President): August 3, 1923 - March 4, 1929

Term of Office (Vice-President): March 4, 1921 - August 3, 1923

Vice-President: Charles G. Dawes (1925-1929)

Died: January 5, 1933

Age at Death: 60

Place of Burial: Plymouth, Vermont

President at Time of Death: Herbert C. Hoover

Election Results

Year Candidate Name Electoral Vote Popular Vote
1924 Calvin Coolidge (R) 382 15,725,016
  John W. Davis (D) 136 8,386,503
  Robert M. LaFollette (P) 13 4,822,856