Frank Kellogg
Name: Frank Kellogg
Occupation: Politician
Gender: Male
Birth Day: December 22, 1856
Death Date: Dec 21, 1937 (age 80)
Age: Aged 80
Country: United States
Zodiac Sign: Capricorn

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Frank Kellogg

Frank Kellogg was born on December 22, 1856 in United States (80 years old). Frank Kellogg is a Politician, zodiac sign: Capricorn. Nationality: United States. Approx. Net Worth: Undisclosed.

Brief Info

Co-author of the Kellogg-Briand Pact of 1928, which prohibited war as a national policy. Frank Kellogg earned the Nobel Peace Prize the following year for his work on the international agreement.

Trivia

As Secretary of State under Calvin Coolidge, Frank Kellogg devoted his energies to promoting the Kellogg-Briand Pact even as it was criticized for doing nothing to end war.

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As per our current Database, Frank Kellogg died on Dec 21, 1937 (age 80).

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Before Fame

Frank Kellogg joined his cousin's law firm in St. Paul, and earned a small fortune advising railroads, mining companies and steelmakers.

Biography

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1856

Kellogg was born in Potsdam, New York on December 22, 1856. His family moved to Minnesota in 1865.

1877

Kellogg read law and began practicing law in Rochester, Minnesota, in 1877. He served as city attorney of Rochester 1878–1881 and county attorney for Olmsted County, Minnesota, from 1882 to 1887. He moved to St. Paul, Minnesota, in 1886.

1880

In 1880, he became a member of the masonic lodge Rochester No. 21 where he received the degrees of freemasonry on April 1, April 19, and May 3.

1886

In 1886, Kellogg was married to Clara May Cook (1861–1942), the daughter of George Clinton Cook (1828–1901) and Elizabeth (née Burns) Cook (1838–1908).

1905

In 1905, Kellogg joined the federal government when Theodore Roosevelt asked Kellogg to prosecute a federal antitrust case. In 1906, Kellogg was appointed special counsel to the Interstate Commerce Commission for its investigation of E. H. Harriman. In 1908, he was appointed to lead the federal prosecution against Union Pacific Railroad, under the Sherman Antitrust Act. His most important case was Standard Oil Co. of New Jersey v. United States, 221 U.S. 1 (1911). Following this successful prosecution, he was elected president of the American Bar Association (1912–1913).

1907

In 1907 he was elected as a Compatriot of the Minnesota Society of the Sons of the American Revolution.

1916

In 1916, Kellogg was elected as a Republican to the United States Senate from Minnesota and served from March 4, 1917 to March 4, 1923 in the 65th, 66th, and 67th Congresses. During the ratification battle for the Treaty of Versailles, he was one of the few Republicans who supported ratification. He lost his re-election bid in 1922 and, in 1923, he was a delegate to the Fifth International Conference of American States at Santiago, Chile.

1924

In 1924, he was appointed by President Calvin Coolidge as Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary to Great Britain, serving from January 14, 1924 to February 10, 1925. He succeeded George Brinton McClellan Harvey who served under Warren G. Harding and was succeeded by Alanson B. Houghton so that Kellogg could assume the role of Secretary of State.

1925

From 1925 until 1929, he served as the United States Secretary of State in the Cabinet of President Coolidge. In 1928, he was awarded the Freedom of the City in Dublin, Ireland and in 1929 the government of France made him a member of the Legion of Honour.

1928

As Secretary of State, he was responsible for improving U.S.–Mexican relations and helping to resolve the long-standing Tacna–Arica controversy between Peru and Chile. His most significant accomplishment, however, was the Kellogg–Briand Pact, signed in 1928. Proposed by its other namesake, French foreign minister Aristide Briand, the treaty intended to provide for "the renunciation of war as an instrument of national policy." He was awarded the 1929 Nobel Peace Prize in recognition.

1937

In 1937, he endowed the Kellogg Foundation for Education in International Relations at Carleton College, where he was a trustee. His house in St. Paul, the Frank B. Kellogg House was listed as a National Historic Landmark in 1976.

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