Celebrate The Colorful Diversity Of The Last 100 Years Of Fed Chairmen
Look at that hat!
Wednesday, Obama will nominate Janet Yellen to be chair of the Federal Reserve. This is the first time a woman has been nominated.
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But let's not forget the exciting history of past Fed Chairmen!
Charles S. Hamlin wore a hat.
August 10, 1914 – August 19, 1916.
William P. G. Harding had a moustache.
August 10, 1916 – August 9, 1922.