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Woodrow Wilson

Thomas Woodrow Wilson (December 28, 1856 – February 3, 1924) was the 28th President of the United States, from 1913 to 1921. A leader of the Progressive Movement, he served as President of Princeton University from 1902 to 1910, and then as the Governor of New Jersey from 1911 to 1913. Running against Republican incumbent William Howard Taft, Socialist Party of America candidate Eugene V. Debs, and former President Progressive ("Bull Moose") Party candidate Theodore Roosevelt, Wilson was elected President as a Democrat in 1912.

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1912 Democratic National Convention - The Convention - Presidential Candidates - Declined
... The main candidates were House Speaker Champ Clark of Missouri and Governor Woodrow Wilson of New Jersey ... Both Clark and Wilson had won a number of primaries, and Clark entered the convention with more pledged delegates than did Wilson ... to be Clark, who received 440¼ votes on the first ballot to 324 for Wilson ...
List Of Presidential Visits To North Dakota - Visits While in Office - Woodrow Wilson
... On September 10, 1919, Woodrow Wilson came to Bismarck while on a national speaking tour to get support for the League of Nations ...
The Big Four (World War I) - Woodrow Wilson
... Woodrow Wilson (1856 – 1924) was elected President on the basis of domestic issues in 1912, and reelected in 1916 ... Officially Wilson kept the U.S ... In 1918 Wilson took personal control of negotiations with Germany, including the armistice ...
Counselor Of The United States Department Of State - List of Counselors of The United States Department of State
1912 April 22, 1913 William Howard Taft John Bassett Moore April 23, 1913 March 4, 1914 Woodrow Wilson Robert Lansing April 1, 1914 June 23, 1915 Woodrow Wilson Frank Polk September 16, 1915 June 30, 1919 Woodrow ...
Woodrow Wilson - Media
... Wilson tips his hat as he exits the White House on his way to a parade along Pennsylvania Avenue (1918) Sorry, your browser either has JavaScript disabled or does ...

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