Charles Cotesworth Pinckney

Charles Cotesworth Pinckney

Born: February 25, 1746

Died: August 16, 1825

Nationality: American

Occupation: Statesman, lawyer, planter, soldier

Biography: Charles Cotesworth “C. C.” Pinckney, was an early American statesman of South Carolina, Revolutionary War veteran, and delegate to the Constitutional Convention. He was twice nominated by the Federalist Party as their presidential candidate, but he did not win either election.