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John Hay

John Hay

State of Residency: Ohio
Appointment: Sep 20, 1898
Entry on Duty: Sep 30, 1898
Termination of Appointment: Jul 1, 1905
Presidency: McKinley/Roosevelt
Note: Commissioned during a recess of the Senate; recommissioned after confirmation on Dec 7, 1898. Reappointed Mar 5, 1901

As Secretary of State



Foreign Travels of Secretary of State John Hay

Foreign Relations of the United States:
1898, 1899, 1900, 1901, 1902, 1903, 1904, 1905





Profile
Born: October 8, 1838
Died: July 1, 1905
Married: Clara Louis Stone
Education: Brown University
Occupation: Lawyer


Government Positions


Notable Events

  • Was a journalist with the New York Tribune 1870-1875

  • Engaged successfully in the writing of verse and fiction

  • Made frequent trips to Europe 1881-1896

  • Co-author with John G. Nicolay of Abraham Lincoln: a history 10 vol, 1890


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


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