May 4, 1872 White Haven Luzerne County Pennsylvania, USA
May 11, 1936 Washington District of Columbia District Of Columbia, USA
US Congressman, Presidential Cabinet Secretary. He was elected as a Democrat to represent Pennsylvania's 26th Congressional District in the United States House of Representatives, serving from 1909 to 1915. He was appointed by President Woodrow Wilson as United States Attorney General in his 2nd administration, serving from 1919 to 1921.