William Barrett Washburn (January 31, 1820–October 5, 1887) was an Americanpolitician from Massachusetts, serving in the United States House of Representatives and as Governor of Massachusetts. He was the son of Asa and Phoebe (Whitney) Washburn and brother of Nelson Phinehas Washburn. January 31 is the 31st day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar. ... 1820 was a leap year starting on Saturday (see link for calendar). ... October 5 is the 278th day of the year (279th in Leap years). ... 1887 is a common year starting on Saturday (click on link for calendar). ... A politician is an individual involved in politics. ... State nickname: Bay State Other U.S. States Capital Boston Largest city Boston Governor Mitt Romney Official languages English Area 27,360 kmÂ² (44th) - Land 20,317 kmÂ² - Water 7,043 kmÂ² (25. ... Seal of the House of Representatives The United States House of Representatives is one of the two houses of the Congress of the United States, the other being the Senate. ... Governor of Massachusetts Part the Second, Chapter II, Section I, Article I of the Massachusetts Constitution reads, There shall be a supreme executive magistrate, who shall be styled, The Governor of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts; and whose title shall be -- His Excellency. ...
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