Harding, Warren Gamaliel
- Ellis W. Hawley
Harding, Warren Gamaliel (02 November 1865–02 August 1923), twenty-ninth president of the United States, was born near Blooming Grove, Ohio, the son of George Tyron Harding, a farmer and later a physician, and Phoebe Elizabeth Dickerson. Harding attended Ohio Central College, a high school level institution in Iberia, for three years (1879–1882) and following graduation moved with his parents to Marion. After brief stints as a teacher, insurance canvasser, journalist, and printer’s helper, he became in 1884 the owner-editor of the ...