William Howard Taft (September 15, 1857 - March 8, 1930) was the 27th President of the United States from 1909 to 1913 and later the tenth Chief Justice of the United States from 1921 to 1930. He is the most obese man to ever hold the office of the presidency. He is also the only person to have served in both of these offices. He appeared in a photo in the 2005 Disney biographical sports film The Greatest Game Ever Played.