Curtis Bean Dall

Curtis Bean Dall

Stockbroker and Candidate For Vice-president of the United States
Born Oct 24, 1896

Curtis Bean Dall was an American stockbroker, Vice-Presidential candidate, author, and the first husband of Anna E. Roosevelt.

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1896 Birth Born in 1896.


1926 30 Years Old Curtis Bean Dall married Anna Eleanor Roosevelt in 1926. In 1932, Anna's father Franklin D. Roosevelt was elected the 32nd U.S. President. … Read More
1933 37 Years Old …  By the time FDR became president, Anna was already looking to get out of the marriage, but due to image concerns agreed to allow brother Elliott Roosevelt to get "the first White House divorce" in 1933. … Read More
1935 39 Years Old The two were commonly referred to as "Sistie" and "Buzzie" by the press. "Mrs. Dall was divorced from her first husband, Curtis B. Dall, July 30, at Minden, Nev." (Syracuse Herald, January 18, 1935, p. 11.) Six months after her divorce, on January 18, 1935, she married journalist John Boettiger.


1943 47 Years Old Dall's memoir contains historically interesting details of his conversations with Commander George Earle, who while serving in Istanbul in 1943 attempted to negotiate a separate peace with Germany's Wilhelm Canaris and Franz von Papen; and with Admiral Husband Kimmel, who believed he was deliberately set up by the White House at Pearl Harbor. Dall was the chairman of the board of the Amalgamated Broadcasting System. Dall became involved with the "racist Right's ill-fated efforts at forming a third party". In 1960 the Texas-based Constitution Party put-up retired Marine Corps Brigadier General Merritt B. Curtis for president, and campaign manager Curtis B. Dall for vice-president.


1968 72 Years Old In 1968, his name was filed for the Presidential primaries in New Hampshire. … Read More
1971 75 Years Old In 1971, he was Chairman of the Liberty Lobby.
1991 95 Years Old He died in Beaufort, South Carolina in 1991, aged 94.
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