William Alexander Julian

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William Alexander Julian
28th Treasurer of the United States
In office
June 1, 1933 – May 29, 1949
President Franklin D. Roosevelt
Harry S. Truman
Preceded by W.O. Woods
Succeeded by Georgia Neese Clark
Personal details
Born (1870-08-06)August 6, 1870
Died May 29, 1949(1949-05-29) (aged 78)
Bethesda, Maryland, U.S.
Political party Democratic

William Alexander Julian (August 6, 1870 – May 29, 1949) served as the 28th Treasurer of the United States from June 1, 1933 to May 29, 1949 under Franklin D. Roosevelt and Harry S. Truman. His signature appears on many different currency notes that were issued during this period. He is currently the last male to hold that position.

Julian was the first president of the First National Bank of Bethel, Ohio. Julian ran as a candidate for U.S. Senator from Ohio in 1920 and was a delegate to the Democratic National Convention from Ohio in 1924, 1932, 1940 and 1948.


He died in a car crash in Bethesda, Maryland.[1]


Government offices
Preceded by
W.O. Woods
Treasurer of the United States
Succeeded by
Georgia Neese Clark