William Taft

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  • Born

  • Graduated from Yale

  • Graduated from Law School

  • Married Helen Herron

  • Appointed a federal circuit judge at 34

  • President McKinley sent him to the Philippines as chief civil administrator

  • Period: to

    Governor of Philippines

  • President Roosevelt made made him Secretary of War

  • Roosevelt decided Taft would be his successor

  • Republicans renominated Taft

  • roosevelt bolted to lead the Progressives

  • Woodrow Wilson wins

  • Period: to

    taft was a proffessor of law at Yale

  • Period: to

    Taft was made cheif justice of the united States

  • Died