John Worth Kern (December 20, 1849 - August 17, 1917) was a U.S. Democratic politician from Indiana. Born in Alto, Indiana, Kern studied law at the University of Michigan. He began to practice law in Kokomo, Indiana, where he served as city attorney (1871-1884). He was elected to the Indiana state senate in 1893, serving for four years, serving at the same time as assistant U.S. Attorney for Indiana. From 1897 to 1901 he was city solicitor of Indianapolis, and was the unsuccessful Democratic candidate for Governor of Indiana in 1900 and 1904. In 1908, he was the Democratic vice presidential candidate on William Jennings Bryan's third run for the presidency. In 1910, he was elected to the United States Senate. He was defeated for reelection in 1916, and died soon after in Asheville, North Carolina. Image File history File links John_Worth_Kern. ... Image File history File links John_Worth_Kern. ... December 20 is the 354th day of the year (355th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... 1849 was a common year starting on Monday (see link for calendar). ... August 17 is the 229th day of the year (230th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar. ... 1917 (MCMXVII) was a common year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar (see link for calendar) or a common year starting on Tuesday of the 13-day slower Julian calendar. ... The Democratic Party is one of two major political parties in the United States, the other being the Republican Party. ... Official language(s) English Capital Indianapolis Largest city Indianapolis Area Ranked 38th - Total 36,418 sq mi (94,321 kmÂ²) - Width 140 miles (225 km) - Length 270 miles (435 km) - % water 1. ... Alto is a village located in western Howard County. ... This article is about the University of Michigan in Ann Arbor. ... Kokomo is a city located in Howard County, Indiana. ... 1893 (MDCCCXCIII) was a common year starting on Sunday (see link for calendar). ... United States Attorneys represent the U.S. federal government in United States district court. ... 1897 (MDCCCXCVII) was a common year starting on Friday (see link for calendar). ... 1901 (MCMI) was a common year starting on Tuesday (see link for calendar) of the Gregorian calendar (or a common year starting on Wednesday of the 13-day-slower Julian calendar). ... The Indianapolis skyline Indianapolis is the capital of the U.S. state of Indiana. ... 1900 (MCM) was an exceptional common year starting on Monday. ... 1904 (MCMIV) was a leap year starting on a Friday (link will take you to calendar). ... 1908 (MCMVIII) was a leap year starting on Wednesday (link will take you to calendar). ... The Vice President of the United States is the second-highest executive official of the United States government. ... William Jennings Bryan, 1907 William Jennings Bryan (March 19, 1860 â July 26, 1925) was an American lawyer, statesman, and politician. ... 1910 (MCMX) was a common year starting on Saturday (see link for calendar) of the Gregorian calendar or a common year starting on Sunday of the 13-day slower Julian calendar. ... Seal of the Senate The Senate of the United States of America is one of the two chambers of the Congress of the United States, the other being the House of Representatives. ... 1916 (MCMXVI) was a leap year starting on Saturday (link will take you to calendar). ... Asheville City Hall. ...
Categories: Indiana politician stubs | 1849 births | 1917 deaths | U.S. Democratic Party vice presidential nominees | United States Senators from Indiana Henry Gassaway Davis (16 November 1823 - March 11, 1916) was a U.S. Democratic politician from West Virginia. ... See also Democratic Party List of Presidents of the United States List of Vice Presidents of the United States List of Republican Party Presidential nominees List of Whig Party Presidential nominees ... Major party conventions The 1908 Republican Convention was held in Chicago from 16 June to 19 June. ... Thomas R. Marshall Thomas Riley Marshall (March 14, 1854 â June 1, 1925) was an American politician who served as the twenty-eighth Vice President of the United States of America under Woodrow Wilson from 1913 to 1921. ... Albert Jeremiah Beveridge ( October 6, 1862 â April 27, 1927 ) was a historian and United States Senator from Indiana. ... These are tables of congressional delegations from Indiana to the United States Senate and United States House of Representatives. ... Harry Stewart New (1858–1937) was a U.S. journalist and political figure. ...  Resigned. ... John Caldwell Calhoun (March 18, 1782 â March 31, 1850) was a prominent United States politician from South Carolina during the first half of the 19th century. ... Martin Van Buren (December 5, 1782 â July 24, 1862), nicknamed Old Kinderhook, was the eighth President of the United States. ... Richard Mentor Johnson (October 17, 1780 â November 19, 1850) was the ninth Vice President of the United States, serving in the administration of Martin Van Buren. ... George Mifflin Dallas (July 10, 1792 â December 31, 1864) was a U.S. Senator from Pennsylvania and the eleventh Vice President, serving under James K. Polk. ... William Orlando Butler (April 19, 1791 - August 6, 1880) was a U.S. political figure from Kentucky. ... 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Thomas Andrews Hendricks (September 7, 1819 â November 25, 1885) was a Representative and a Senator from Indiana and the twenty-first Vice President of the United States. ... William Hayden English (August 27, 1822–February 7, 1896) was an American politician. ... Thomas Andrews Hendricks (September 7, 1819 â November 25, 1885) was a Representative and a Senator from Indiana and the twenty-first Vice President of the United States. ... Allen Granberry Thurman (November 13, 1813_December 12, 1895) was a Democratic Representative and Senator from Ohio. ... Adlai Ewing Stevenson I (October 23, 1835 â June 14, 1914) was a Congressman from Illinois and the twenty-third Vice President of the United States. ... Arthur Sewall (November 25, 1835 _ September 5, 1900 was a U.S. Democratic politician from Maine most notable as William Jennings Bryans first running mate in 1896. ... Adlai Ewing Stevenson I (October 23, 1835 â June 14, 1914) was a Congressman from Illinois and the twenty-third Vice President of the United States. ... Henry Gassaway Davis (16 November 1823 - March 11, 1916) was a U.S. Democratic politician from West Virginia. ... Thomas R. Marshall Thomas Riley Marshall (March 14, 1854 â June 1, 1925) was an American politician who served as the twenty-eighth Vice President of the United States of America under Woodrow Wilson from 1913 to 1921. ... FDR redirects here. ... Charles Wayland Bryan (February 10, 1867 - March 4, 1945), was the younger brother of perennial U.S. Democratic presidential candidate William Jennings Bryan. ... Joseph Taylor Robinson Joseph Taylor Robinson (August 26, 1872 - July 14, 1937) was a Democratic United States Senator, Senate Majority Leader, member of the United States House of Representatives, Governor of Arkansas, and U.S. Vice Presidential candidate. ... John Nance Cactus Jack Garner (November 22, 1868 â November 7, 1967) was a Representative from Texas and the thirty-second Vice President of the United States (1933-41). ... Henry Agard Wallace (October 7, 1888 â November 18, 1965) was the 33rd Vice President of the United States (1941-45), the 11th Secretary of Agriculture (1933-40), and the 10th Secretary of Commerce (1945-46). ... Harry S. Truman (May 8, 1884 â December 26, 1972) was the thirty-third President of the United States (1945â1953); as Vice-President, he succeeded to the office upon the death of Franklin D. Roosevelt. ... Alben William Barkley (November 24, 1877 â April 30, 1956) was a Democratic member of the U.S. House of Representatives and the United States Senate from Kentucky, and the thirty-fifth Vice President of the United States. ... credited to the United States Senate Historical Office John Jackson Sparkman (December 20, 1899 â November 16, 1985) was a United States politician from Alabama. ... The issue of Time Magazine in which Kefauvers victory in the New Hampshire primary was reported. ... Lyndon Baines Johnson (August 27, 1908 â January 22, 1973), often referred to as LBJ, was the 36th President of the United States (1963â1969). ... Hubert Horatio Humphrey II (May 27, 1911 â January 13, 1978) was the 38th Vice President of the United States, serving under President Lyndon Johnson. ... Edmund Muskie (March 28, 1914 â March 26, 1996) was a Polish-American Democrat politician from Maine. ... Thomas Eagleton Thomas Francis Eagleton, LL.B., (born September 4, 1929) is a former United States Senator from Missouri. ... Sargent Shriver and George McGovern on Aug. ... Walter Frederick Fritz Mondale (born January 5, 1928) is an American politician and member of the Democratic-Farmer-Labor Party. ... 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