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February 3, 1811
November 29, 1872
New York, NY
Mary Cheney Greeley (July 5, 1836)
Horace Greeley was a newspaper editor who founded the New Yorker and the New York Tribune. He ran for the presidency in 1872, receiving over 40 percent of the popular vote, but he died before the electoral votes were cast.
Lawyer; Editor; Political Office; Business
"Horace Greeley, American Journalist" accessed at http://www.britannica.com/biography/Horace-Greeley on January 7, 2016.
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