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Adlai E. Stevenson, I

23rd Vice-President of the United States


Full Name: Adlai Ewing Stevenson

Born: October 23, 1835

Birthplace: Christian County, Kentucky

Father: John T. Stevenson (1808-1857)

Mother: Eliza Stevenson (1809-1889)

Wife: Letitia Green Stevenson (1843-1913)

Married: 1866

Religious Preference: Unknown

Previous Experience: Lawyer, Assistant Postmaster General, U.S. Representative

Political Party: Democratic

Age at Inauguration: 57

Term of Office: March 4, 1893 - March 4, 1897

President Served Under: Grover Cleveland

Died: June 14, 1914

Age at Death: 78

Place of Burial: Bloomington, Illinois

Vice-President at Time of Death: Thomas R. Marshall