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Henry Clay

Henry Clay

State of Residency: Kentucky
Appointment: Mar 7, 1825
Entry on Duty: Mar 7, 1825
Termination of Appointment: Mar 3, 1829
Presidency: Adams

As Secretary of State:

Foreign Travels:



Profile
Born: April 12, 1777
Died: June 29, 1852
Married: Lucretia Hart
Education: attended public school; studied law in Richmond, Virginia
Occupation: Lawyer


Government Positions: 


Notable Events

  • Unsuccessful candidate for the President in 1824

  • The Whig candidate for the President in 1832 and in 1844


  • Previous Secretary of State: John Quincy Adams
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