The Presidential Database

New window


U.S. Senate Biography


No speeches listed at this time.


No news at this time.

Charles G. Dawes

30th Vice-President of the United States


Full Name: Charles Gates Dawes

Born: August 27, 1865

Birthplace: Marietta, Ohio

Father: Rufus Dawes (1838-1899)

Mother: Mary Gates Dawes (1842-1921)

Wife: Caro D. Dawes (1866-1957)

Married: 1889

Religious Preference: Congregationalist

Previous Experience: Lawyer, Comptroller of the Currency, Director of the U.S. Bureau of the Budget

Political Party: Republican

Age at Inauguration: 59

Term of Office: March 4, 1925 - March 4, 1929

President Served Under: Calvin Coolidge

Died: April 23, 1951

Age at Death: 85

Place of Burial: Chicago, Illinois

Vice-President at Time of Death: Alben W. Barkley