John C. Calhoun

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John C. Calhoun
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7t Vice Preses o the Unitit States
In office
4 Mairch 1825 – 28 December 1832
PresesJohn Quincy Adams (1825–1829)
Andrew Jackson (1829–1832)
Precedit biDaniel D. Tompkins
Succeedit biMartin Van Buren
Unitit States Senator
frae Sooth Carolina
In office
26 November 1845 – 31 Mairch 1850
Precedit biDaniel Elliott Huger
Succeedit biFranklin H. Elmore
In office
29 December 1832 – 3 Mairch 1843
Precedit biRobert Y. Hayne
Succeedit biDaniel Elliott Huger
16t Unitit States Secretar o State
In office
1 Apryle 1844 – 10 Mairch 1845
PresesJohn Tyler
James K. Polk
Precedit biAbel P. Upshur
Succeedit biJames Buchanan
10t Unitit States Secretar o War
In office
8 December 1817 – 4 March 1825
PresesJames Monroe
Precedit biGeorge Graham (Actin)
William H. Crawford
Succeedit biJames Barbour
Member o the U.S. Hoose o Representatives
frae Sooth Carolina's 6t destrict
In office
4 Mairch 1811 – 3 November 1817
Precedit biJoseph Calhoun
Succeedit biEldred Simkins
Personal details
BornJohn Caldwell Calhoun
18 Mairch 1782(1782-03-18)
Abbeville, Sooth Carolina, U.S.
Dee'd31 Mairch 1850(1850-03-31) (aged 68)
Washington, D.C., U.S.
Restin placeSt. Philip's Kirk
Poleetical pairtyDemocratic-Republican (Afore 1828)
Nullifier (1828–1839)
Democratic (1839–1850)
Spoose(s)Floride Bonneau Colhoun (m. 1811)
Bairns10, including Anna Maria Calhoun Clemson
ParentsPatrick Calhoun
Martha Caldwell
EddicationYale University
Litchfield Law School
SignaturAppletons' Calhoun John Caldwell signature.jpg

John Caldwell Calhoun (/kælˈhn/;[1] 18 Mairch 1782 – 31 Mairch 1850) wis an American statesman frae the Democratic pairty an political theorist frae Sooth Carolina that served as the seivent vice preses o the Unitit States frae 1825 tae 1832.

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  1. "Calhoun, John C". Oxford Dictionaries. Retrieved May 29, 2016.