BirthdayApril 13, 1873
BirthplaceClarksburg, USA

Celebrity biographies

  1. About John W. Davis

    Full name: John W. Davis
    Also known as: John W. Davis, Davis, John W.
    Professions: American politician
    Nationality: American
    Work: Member from West Virginia's 1st congressional district

  2. John W. Davis Measurements

    Height: 5' 9" (1.75 m)

  3. John W. Davis Death information

    Died: Thursday, 24th of March, 1955 (Age: 81)

  4. John W. Davis Biography

    John William Davis (April 13, 1873 – March 24, 1955) was an American politician, diplomat and lawyer. He served as a United States Representative from West Virginia from 1911 to 1913, then as Solicitor General of the United States and US Ambassador to the UK under President Woodrow Wilson. Over a 60-year legal career, he argued 140 cases before the US Supreme Court.Davis is best known as the Democratic Party nominee for President of the United States during the 1924 presidential election, losing to Republican incumbent Calvin Coolidge.

  5. John W. Davis Family

    Spouse: Julia McDonald
    Childrens: Julia, Julia McDonald Davis

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