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Henry A. Wallace

Henry A. WallaceAKA Henry Agard Wallace

Born: 7-Oct-1888
Birthplace: Orient, IA
Died: 18-Nov-1965
Location of death: Danbury, CT
Cause of death: unspecified
Remains: Cremated, Glendale Cemetery, Des Moines, IA

Gender: Male
Religion: Presbyterian
Race or Ethnicity: White
Sexual orientation: Straight
Occupation: Politician
Party Affiliation: Democratic

Nationality: United States
Executive summary: US Vice President, 1941-45

Father: Henry C. Wallace (US Secretary of Agriculture)
Mother: Carrie May Broadhead
Wife: Ilo Browne (m. 20-May-1914, two sons, one daughter)
Son: Henry B.
Son: Robert B.
Daughter: Jean B.

    High School: West Des Moines High School, Des Moines, IA
    University: Iowa State College, Ames, IA (1910)

    The New Republic Editor (1947-48)
    US Secretary of Commerce (1945-46)
    US Vice President 20-Jan-1941 to 20-Jan-1945, under Franklin D. Roosevelt
    US Secretary of Agriculture (1933-40)
    Wallace's Farmer and Iowa Homestead Editor (1929-33)
    Wallace's Farmer Editor (1924-29)
    Wallace's Farmer Editorial Board (1910-24)
    Traveled to the USSR May-1944

Author of books:
America Must Choose (1934)
Statesmanship and Religion (1934)
Technology, Corporations, and the General Welfare (1937)
The Century of the Common Man (1948)

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