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date: 24 February 2021

Taft, Robert Alphonsolocked

(08 September 1889–31 July 1953)
  • Nicol C. Rae


Taft, Robert Alphonso (08 September 1889–31 July 1953), U.S. senator, was born in Cincinnati, Ohio, the son of William Howard Taft, the twenty-seventh president of the United States and chief justice of the U.S. Supreme Court, and Helen Herron Taft. Scion of a distinguished political family (his grandfather, ...

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