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Taft, William Howard 1857-1930.
The 27th president of the United States (1909-1913), whose term was marked by antitrust activity and passage of the Payne-Aldrich Tariff Act (1909), which caused a rift in the Republican Party. He later served as the chief justice of the US Supreme Court (1921-1930).
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(Biography) William Howard. 1857–1930, US statesman; 27th president of the US (1909–13)
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1. Lorado, 1860–1936, U.S. sculptor.
2. William Howard, 1857–1930, 27th president of the U.S. 1909–13.
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|Noun||1.||Taft - United States sculptor (1860-1936)|
|2.||Taft - 27th President of the United States and later chief justice of the United States Supreme Court (1857-1930)|
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