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Fred Vinson

Fred VinsonAKA Frederick Moore Vinson

Born: 22-Jan-1890
Birthplace: Louisa, KY
Died: 8-Sep-1953
Location of death: Washington, DC
Cause of death: Heart Failure
Remains: Buried, Pinehill Cemetery, Louisa, KY

Gender: Male
Religion: Methodist
Race or Ethnicity: White
Sexual orientation: Straight
Occupation: Judge
Party Affiliation: Democratic

Nationality: United States
Executive summary: US Chief Justice, 1946-53

Military service: US Army (WWI)

Wife: Roberta Dixon Vinson (m. 1923, until his death, two sons)
Son: Fred M. Vinson, Jr.
Son: James Vinson

    High School: Kentucky Normal School (1908)
    Law School: BA, Centre College (1909)
    Law School: JD, Centre College (1911)

    US Supreme Court Justice Chief Justice (1946-53)
    US Secretary of the Treasury (1945-46)
    US Official Dir., Office of Economic Stabilization (1943-45)
    US Congressman, Kentucky 8th (1935-38)
    US Congressman, Kentucky 9th (1931-35)
    US Congressman, Kentucky 9th (1924-29)
    Alfalfa Club 1944
    Phi Delta Theta Fraternity
    Died Intestate

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