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
Preses John Quincy Adams (1825–1829)
Andrew Jackson (1829–1832)
Precedit bi Daniel D. Tompkins
Succeedit bi Martin Van Buren
Unitit States Senator
frae Sooth Carolina
In office
26 November 1845 – 31 Mairch 1850
Precedit bi Daniel Elliott Huger
Succeedit bi Franklin H. Elmore
In office
29 December 1832 – 3 Mairch 1843
Precedit bi Robert Y. Hayne
Succeedit bi Daniel Elliott Huger
16t Unitit States Secretar o State
In office
1 Apryle 1844 – 10 Mairch 1845
Preses John Tyler
James K. Polk
Precedit bi Abel P. Upshur
Succeedit bi James Buchanan
10t Unitit States Secretar o War
In office
8 December 1817 – 4 March 1825
Preses James Monroe
Precedit bi George Graham (Actin)
William H. Crawford
Succeedit bi James Barbour
Member o the U.S. Hoose o Representatives
frae Sooth Carolina's 6t destrict
In office
4 Mairch 1811 – 3 November 1817
Precedit bi Joseph Calhoun
Succeedit bi Eldred Simkins
Personal details
Born John Caldwell Calhoun
18 Mairch 1782(1782-03-18)
Abbeville, Sooth Carolina, U.S.
Dee'd 31 Mairch 1850(1850-03-31) (aged 68)
Washington, D.C., U.S.
Restin place St. Philip's Kirk
Poleetical pairty Democratic-Republican (Afore 1828)
Nullifier (1828–1839)
Democratic (1839–1850)
Spoose(s) Floride Bonneau Colhoun (m. 1811)
Bairns 10, including Anna Maria Calhoun Clemson
Parents Patrick Calhoun
Martha Caldwell
Eddication Yale University
Litchfield Law School
Signatur Appletons' 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.