AB cum laude, Indiana University, 1922. Bachelor of Laws, Indiana University, 1924.
Private practice, Rensselaer, Indiana. Prosecuting attorney 30th Judicial Circuit, 1924-1934. Member 74th -90th Congresses from 2d Indiana District.
Minority leader 86th to 88th Congresses.
Permanent chairman, Republican national convention, 1960. With Infantry, United States Army, World War I. Member American Letion, Columbia Club (Indianapolis), Order of the Coif, Phi Beta Kappa, Beta Theta P, Phi Delta Phi.
Married Blanche A. White, June 15, 1927. Children: Charles White, Patricia.