Presentation on theme: "William Howard Taft The Heaviest President By B B OMC Grade 6."— Presentation transcript:
William Howard Taft The Heaviest President By B B OMC Grade 6
Family Life His Mother was Louisia Maria Torrey Taft His father was Alphonso Taft His wife was Helen Herron His Children were Robert Taft, Helon Taft, and Charles Taft
Education and Professions Attended Yale College and Cincinnati Law School He was a judge in the Ohio Superior Court U.S. Solicitor General Governor of the Philippines Chief Justice of the U.S. Supreme Court
Occurrences From 1908-1912 Vice President was James S. Sherman Comet Halley visible from earth Robert Fowler sets a record for world marathon U.S. issues first Lincoln Penny
William H. Taft Was known as the plumpest president “Enthusiasm for a cause warps judgment” He had a special bathtub installed in the white house so he could fit inside it Made $75,000 a year. He weighed 350 pounds
My Reflection I believe that William Howard Taft was a very unique president. He was the largest president. He will live on forever in American History.