Charles Cotesworth Pinckney
Born: February 25, 1746
Died: August 16, 1825
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.