Alexander Stephens

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Birthday
11, 1812
Birthplace
Georgia
Death Date
Mar 4, 1883 (71)
Birth Sign
Aquarius
Birthday
11, 1812
Birthplace
Georgia
Death Date
Mar 4, 1883 (71)

About

Politician from Georgia who was the Vice President of the Confederate States of America during the Civil War. He was also the 50th Governor of Georgia from 1882 to 1883.

Before Fame

He served as Georgia's senator and representatives after working as a teacher and as a lawyer to the wrongfully accused.

Trivia

In a famous Cornerstone Speech he argued slavery was the natural condition of blacks.

Family Life

He lost both of his parents when he was young.

Associated With

He served under Jefferson Davis, the President of the Confederate States, for the duration of the Civil War.