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Charles Curtis

31st Vice-President of the United States


Full Name: Charles Curtis

Born: January 25, 1860

Birthplace: Topeka, Kansas

Father: Orren A. Curtis (1829-1898)

Mother: Ellen Papin Curtis (1840-1863)

Wife: Annie Baird Curtis (1860-1924)

Married: November 27, 1884

Religious Preference: Methodist

Previous Experience: Lawyer, U.S. Representative, U.S. Senate

Political Party: Republican

Age at Inauguration: 69

Term of Office: March 4, 1929 - March 4, 1933

President Served Under: Herbert C. Hoover

Died: February 8, 1936

Age at Death: 76

Place of Burial: Topeka, Kansas

Vice-President at Time of Death: John W. Garner