William HowardTaft (September 15, 1857 – March 8, 1930) was the 27th President of the United States (1909–1913) and later the tenth Chief Justice of the United States (1921–1930). He is the only person to have served in both of these offices.
I am a Unitarian. I believe in God. I do not believe in the divinity of Christ, and there are many postulates of the orthodox creed to which I cannot subscribe. -Letter to Yale University (1899), quoted in Henry F. Pringle, William HowardTaft: The Life and Times, vol. 1, p. 45 (1939)