Tom L. Johnson
American politicianDied when: 56 years 266 days (680 months)
Star Sign: Cancer
Tom Loftin Johnson (July 18, 1854 – April 10, 1911) was an American industrialist, Georgist politician, and important figure of the Progressive Era and a pioneer in urban political and social reform.
He was a U.S.Representative from 1891 to 1895 and Mayor of Cleveland for four terms from 1901 to 1909.Johnson was one of the most well known, vocal, and dedicated admirers of Henry George's views on political economy and anti-monopoly reform.