Henry Cabot Lodge

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Person.png Henry Cabot Lodge  Rdf-icon.png
(diplomat, politician, businessman)
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BornMay 12, 1850
Boston, Massachusetts, U.S.
DiedNovember 9, 1924 (Age 74)
Alma materHarvard University

Not to be confused with his grandson Henry Cabot Lodge Jr.

Henry Cabot Lodge was a US diplomat and politician who as Senate Majority Leader in 1919 kept the US from joining the League of Nations.

Opinions

“The United States is the world's best hope, but if you fetter her in the interests and quarrels of other nations, if you tangle her [through the League of Nations] in the intrigues of Europe, you will destroy her power for good and endanger her very existence.”
Henry Cabot Lodge [1]

12 May 1850|9 November 1924|


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