Knox, Philander Chase
- Lewis L. Gould
Knox, Philander Chase (06 May 1853–12 October 1921), attorney general, U.S. senator, and secretary of state, was born in Brownsville, Pennsylvania, the son of David S. Knox, a banker, and Rebecca Page. He attended Mount Union College in Ohio and graduated with an A.B. degree in 1872. While in Ohio he became friends with ...