James Rolph, Date of Birth, Place of Birth, Date of Death


James Rolph

California politician

Date of Birth: 23-Aug-1869

Place of Birth: San Francisco, California, United States

Date of Death: 02-Jun-1934

Profession: businessperson, politician

Nationality: United States

Zodiac Sign: Virgo

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About James Rolph

  • James "Sunny Jim" Rolph Jr.
  • (August 23, 1869 – June 2, 1934) was an American politician and a member of the Republican Party.
  • He was elected to a single term as the 27th governor of California from January 6, 1931 until his death on June 2, 1934 at the height of the Great Depression.
  • Previously, Rolph had been the 30th mayor of San Francisco from January 8, 1912 until his resignation to become governor.
  • Rolph remains the longest-serving mayor in San Francisco history.

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