James Schoolcraft Sherman

James Schoolcraft Sherman

Name James Schoolcraft Sherman
Profession Politician
Date of Birth 1855-10-24
Place of Birth Utica, NY
Age 57 yrs
Death Date 1912-10-30
Birth Sign Scorpio

About James Schoolcraft Sherman

Twenty-seventh Vice President of the United States who was known as Sunny Jim because of his genial personality.

Early Life Experience of James Schoolcraft Sherman

He was a member of the debate team in college and later became a lawyer.

Trivia Info

He was the first Vice President to ever fly on a plane and also the first to throw out the ceremonial first pitch at a baseball game.

Family Life and Relationship

He married Carrie Babcock in 1881. The couple had three sons together.

Close Associates

He was the Vice President under William Howard Taft.