Rutherford B. Hayes Bio, Wiki, Age, Height, DOB(Famous Birthday), Family, Wife, Net Worth

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Rutherford B. Hayes (Rutherford Birchard Hayes)

Last Updated: 02 Oct, 2023 | Views: 302

Age: 70

Profession: Historical Men

Other Profession(s): Politician, Lawyer

Famous For: 19th President of the United States

Higher Education: Kenyon College (BA) Harvard University (LLB)

Rutherford B. Hayes Birth Date, Sign, Religion, Nationality, Hometown

Date of Birth
04 Oct, 1822 (70 Years 03 Months 13 Days)
Birth Country
United States
Birth State/Province
Birth District
Birth Sign
Died on
17 Jan, 1893
Cause of Death
Heart Attack

Rutherford B. Hayes Early life, Education, Career, Awards, Achievements, Controversy, Unknown Facts

About (Profile/Biography)
Rutherford B. Hayes, a leading American political leader, was the 19th President of the U.S., serving from 1877 to 1881. Hayes was a member of the Republican Party and was previously governor of Ohio. Hayes is known for his efforts to reform the civil service and for his role in ending the Reconstruction era. His presidency was marked by controversy, as the 1876 presidential election was one of the most disputed in American history and was ultimately decided by a special electoral commission.
Rutherford B. Hayes Career:
Rutherford B. Hayes Political Party:  Republican Party
Rutherford B. Hayes Military Service: During American Civil War, Hayes served in the Union Army as a major general and was wounded five times in a battle.
Rutherford B. Hayes Congressman: He served as a representative from Ohio in the U.S. House of Representatives from 1865 to 1867.
Rutherford B. Hayes Governor of Ohio: Hayes served three terms as the governor of Ohio from 1868 to 1872.
Presidential Candidate: He was the Republican nominee for President in 1876 and won the election after a contentious and disputed outcome.
President: Rutherford B. Hayes was inaugurated as the 19th U.S. President on March 5, 1877, and served one term from 1877 to 1881.
Reforms: As President, Hayes is known for his efforts to reform the civil service and for his role in ending the Reconstruction era. He also signed the Compromise of 1877, which ended the federal military occupation of the South.
Rutherford B. Hayes family:
Rutherford B. Hayes was married to Lucy Ware Webb Hayes, who was known as "Lemonade Lucy" because of her strict temperance beliefs. The couple had eight children together, seven of whom survived to adulthood. 
Rutherford B. Hayes Death:
He passed away on January 17, 1893, at the age of 70, in Fremont, Ohio, due to complications from a heart attack.

Rutherford B. Hayes Height, Weight, Eye Color, Hair

Height (Approx.)
In Centimeters 174 cm
In Meters 1.74 m
In Feet & Inches 5'8"
Weight (Approx.)
In Kilograms 77 kg
In Pounds 170 Ibs
Eye Color
Hair Color

Rutherford B. Hayes Family, Parents, Kids, Father, Mother, Children

Father's Name
Rutherford Hayes, Jr.
Mother's Name
Sophia Birchard
Lucy Ware Webb
Rutherford Hayes
Fanny Arabella Hayes, Sarah Sophia Hayes
Rutherford P. Hayes, Webb Hayes, Birchard Austin Hayes, Joseph Thompson Hayes, Scott Russell Hayes, Manning Force Hayes, George Crook Hayes
Fanny Hayes
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