Cordell Hull

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Cordell Hull
47t Unitit States Secretary o State
In office
Mairch 4, 1933 – November 30, 1944
PresesFranklin D. Roosevelt
DeputeWilliam Phillips (1933-1936)
Sumner Welles (1936-1943)
Edward Stettinius, Jr. (1943-1944)
Precedit biHenry L. Stimson
Succeedit biEdward Stettinius, Jr.
Unitit States Senator
frae Tennessee
In office
Mairch 4, 1931 – Mairch 4, 1933
Precedit biWilliam Emerson Brock
Succeedit biNathan L. Bachman
Member o the U.S. Hoose o Representatives frae Tennessee's 4t destrict
In office
Mairch 4, 1923 – Mairch 4, 1931
Precedit biWynne F. Clouse
Succeedit biJohn R. Mitchell
In office
Mairch 4, 1907 – Mairch 4, 1921
Precedit biMounce Gore Butler
Succeedit biWynne F. Clouse
17t Chairman o the Democratic Naitional Committee
In office
Precedit biGeorge White
Succeedit biClem L. Shaver
Personal details
Born2 October 1871(1871-10-02)
Olympus, Pickett County, Tennessee, U.S.
Dee'd23 Julie 1955(1955-07-23) (aged 83)
Washington, D.C., U.S.
Poleetical pairtyDemocratic
Spoose(s)Rose Frances (Witz) Whitney (1917 - 1954, her daith)
Alma materCumberland Schuil o Law
ProfessionPoliteecian, Lawyer
Militar service
Service/branchTennessee Volunteer Infantry
Battles/warsSpainyie-American War

Cordell Hull (October 2, 1871 – Julie 23, 1955) wis an American politeecian frae the U.S. state o Tennessee. He is best kent as the langest servin Secretar o State, hauldin the poseetion for 11 years (1933–1944) in the admeenistration o Preses Franklin Delano Roosevelt durin much o Warld War II. Hull received the Nobel Peace Prize in 1945 for his role in establishin the Unitit Naitions, an wis referred tae bi Preses Roosevelt as the "Faither o the Unitit Naitions."[1]

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