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Encyclopedia > Marcus A. Coolidge

Marcus Allen Coolidge (October 6, 1865 - January 23, 1947) was a Democratic Senator of Massachusetts from March 4, 1931 to January 3, 1937. October 6 is the 279th day of the year (280th in Leap years). ... 1865 is a common year starting on Sunday. ... January 23 is the 23rd day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar. ... 1947 (MCMXLVII) was a common year starting on Wednesday (link will take you to calendar). ... In political science, a democrat is an advocate, follower, or proponent of democracy. ... The United States Senate is the upper house of the U.S. Congress, smaller than the United States House of Representatives. ... State nickname: Bay State Official languages English Capital Boston Largest city Boston Governor Mitt Romney (R) Senators Edward Kennedy (D), John Kerry (D) Area  - Total  - % water Ranked 44th 27,360 km² 25. ... March 4 is the 63rd day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (64th in leap years). ... 1931 (MCMXXXI) is a common year starting on Thursday. ... January 3 is the 3rd day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... 1937 (MCMXXXVII) was a common year starting on Friday (link will take you to calendar). ...


Coolidge was born in Westminster, Massachusetts, son of Frederick Spaulding Coolidge. After attending public schools and Bryant & Stratton Commercial College at its former Boston, Massachusetts campus, Coolidge worked with his father's company in manufacturing chairs and rattan. He later worked in the contracting business, building street railways, water works, and bridges. Westminster is a town located in Worcester County, Massachusetts. ... Bryant and Stratton is a private college with branches in New York, Ohio, Virginia and Wisconsin. ... Nickname: City on a Hill, Beantown, The Hub (of the Solar System), Athens of America Motto: {{{motto}}} Official website: www. ... Rattan (from the Malay rotan), is the name for the roughly six hundred species of the genera Calamus and Daemonorops used for furniture and baskets. ...


In 1916, Coolidge was elected mayor of Fitchburg, Massachusetts. In 1919, President Woodrow Wilson appointed Coolidge as special envoy to Poland to represent the Peace Commission. He became chairman of the Democratic State convention in 1920. Coolidge also served as trustee and president of the Cushing Academy at Ashburnham, Massachusetts. 1916 (MCMXVI) is a leap year starting on Saturday (link will take you to calendar) // Events January-February January 1 -The first successful blood transfusion using blood that had been stored and cooled. ... Seal of Fitchburg, MA Fitchburg is a city located in Worcester County, Massachusetts. ... 1919 (MCMXIX) was a common year starting on Wednesday (see link for calendar). ... Thomas Woodrow Wilson (December 28, 1856 – February 3, 1924) was the 28th President of the United States (1913–1921). ... ... 1920 (MCMXX) is a leap year starting on Thursday (link will take you to calendar) // Events January January 7 - Forces of Russian White admiral Kolchak surrender in Krasnoyarsk. ... Cushing Academy is a boarding school in Ashburnham, Massachusetts. ... Ashburnham is a town in Worcester County, Massachusetts. ...


After being elected to the United States Senate in 1931, Coolidge served as chairman of the Committee on Immigration for the Seventy-third and Seventy-fourth Congresses, but was not a candidate for renomination in 1936. Seal of the Senate The United States Senate is one of the two chambers of the Congress of the United States, the other being the House of Representatives. ... 1931 (MCMXXXI) is a common year starting on Thursday. ... 1936 (MCMXXXVI) was a leap year starting on Wednesday (link will take you to calendar). ...


After leaving the Senate, Coolidge returned to Fitchburg and his former business pursuits. He died at Miami Beach, Florida in 1947, and is interned in Mount Pleasant Cemetary in Westminster, Massachusetts. A view of South Beach, February 2004 Miami Beach is a city located in Miami-Dade County, Florida. ... 1947 (MCMXLVII) was a common year starting on Wednesday (link will take you to calendar). ...


Source

Biographical Directory of the U.S. Congress

Preceded by:
Frederick H. Gillett
United States Senator from Massachusetts
1931-1937
Served alongside: David I. Walsh
Succeeded by:
Henry Cabot Lodge, Jr.

Template:Mass-stub Frederick Huntington Gillett (October 16, 1851–July 31, 1935) was a prominent U.S. politician during the early 20th century. ... These are tables of congressional delegations from Massachusetts to the United States Senate and United States House of Representatives. ... David Ignatius Walsh (November 11, 1872 - June 11, 1947) was a United States politician from Massachusetts. ... Henry Cabot Lodge, Jr. ...


 
 

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