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Jimmy Walker

Born: Jun 19, 1881

Death: Nov 18, 1946

Birthplace: New York City

Profession: Politician

Nationality: United States

Jimmy Walker

Date of Birth : Jun 19, 1881
Date of Death : Nov 18, 1946
Birth Place : New York City

James John Walker, often known as Jimmy Walker and colloquially as Beau James, was Mayor of New York City from 1926 to 1932. A flamboyant politician, he was a liberal Democrat and part of the powerful Tammany Hall machine. During a corruption scandal he was forced to resign.

Profession


  • Politician

Spouse


  • Betty Compton
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