|20th United States Secretary of State|
From: November 6, 1852 – March 4, 1853
|Successor||William L. Marcy|
|Spouse(s)||Charlotte Gray Brooks|
Edward Everett was a Massachusetts politician and was president of Harvard University. Everett also famously gave an address after the Battle of Gettysburg that preceeded Abraham Lincoln's more popular Gettysburg Address.