Dec. 24, 1874 Newport Campbell County Kentucky, USA
Sep. 18, 1967 Fort Thomas Campbell County Kentucky, USA
US Congressman. Elected to represent Kentucky's 5th, 6th District and at-large in the United States House of Representatives, serving from 1931 to 1962. Also served as a Member of the Kentucky State Legislature. A strong supporter of the New Deal, he chaired the House Committee on Banking and Currency until 1943.