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W. Symmes Richardson


Centurion, 1911–1920

Full Name William Symmes Richardson

Born 1 February 1873 in Kingston, Massachusetts

Died 5 April 1931 in Rome, Italy

Buried Campo Cestio, Rome, Lazio, Italy

Proposed by Daniel H. Burnham and Henry Holt

Elected 1 April 1911 at age thirty-eight