Profession: Lawyer and Politician
Why Famous: Democratic Party politician who represented Montana in the United States Senate from 1913 to 1933. He had a national reputation as a liberal and headed the Senate investigation into the Teapot Dome scandal that involved top officials of the administration of President Warren G. Harding.
- 1923-10-25 Senate committee publishes 1st report on Teapot Dome scandal
- 1924-02-18 US Secretary of the Navy Edwin Denby resigns due to Teapot Dome scandal