Charles W. Eliot

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Charles William Eliot

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Birthplace: Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts, United States
Death: Died in Mount Desert, Hancock County, Maine, United States
Immediate Family:

Son of Samuel Atkins Eliot and Mary Eliot
Husband of Ellen Derby Eliot and Grace Mellen Eliot
Father of Charles Eliot; Samuel Atkins Eliot, II; Robert Peabody Eliot and Frances Eliot
Brother of Frances Anne Eliot

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About Charles W. Eliot

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Charles_William_Eliot

Charles William Eliot (March 20, 1834 – August 22, 1926) was an American academic who was selected as Harvard's president in 1869. He transformed the provincial college into the preeminent American research university. Eliot served the longest term as president in the university's history.

Charles Eliot was featured on a U.S. postage stamp issued in 1940.

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Charles W. Eliot's Timeline

1834
March 20, 1834
Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts, United States
1859
November 1, 1859
Age 25
Cambridge, Middlesex County, Massachusetts, United States
1862
August 24, 1862
Age 28
Cambridge, Middlesex County, Massachusetts, United States
1866
July 8, 1866
Age 32
Cambridge, Middlesex County, Massachusetts, United States
1926
August 22, 1926
Age 92
Mount Desert, Hancock County, Maine, United States
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