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James F. Byrnes

January 19, 2017 - Posted in SC Hall of Fame

James Francis Byrnes (1882-1972) was born in Charleston and served in all three branches of the federal government.  He was known as Franklin Roosevelt’s “Assistant President.” Byrnes was active in South Carolina’s state government as well.

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