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James Byrnes

James Francis Byrnes

State of Residency: South Carolina
Appointment: Jul 2, 1945
Entry on Duty: Jul 3, 1945
Termination of Appointment: Jan 21, 1947
Presidency: Truman

As Secretary of State



Foreign Travels of Secretary of State James Byrnes

Foreign Relations of the United States:
1945 (vol. 1-9 supp. 1 & 2), 1946 (vol. 1-14), 1947 (vol. 1-8)



Profile
Born: May 2, 1879
Died: April 9, 1972
Married: Maude Perkins Busch
Education: attended public school
Occupation: Lawyer


Government Positions


Notable Events

  • Editor of Aiken Journal and Review 1903-1907

  • Practiced law in Spartanburg, South Carolina

  • Practiced law in Washington D.C.


  • Previous Secretary of State: Edward Stettinius
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    Last Updated: Feb 2, 2001
    Designed by Tiffeni Fontno.


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