List of San Francisco mayors, with photos and pictures. This complete mayors of San Francisco list is ordered historically from the city's foundation to present day. A mayor is the head of a municipal government and, while in office, is usually referred to as "His Honor" or "Her Honor". Depending upon the size of the local government, a mayor's legislative power can vary greatly and even be only ceremonial.
That said, in the USA, some cities have larger populations than entire states. With San Francisco being one of the largest cities in the United States, the individuals on this list of mayors certainly have their share of responsibility.Who are the Mayors of San Francisco? This list will give you an answer to who are the Mayors of San Francisco.
- Edwin Mah Lee (May 5, 1952 – December 12, 2017) was an American politician and attorney who... more on Wikipedia
Took office in 2012.
Gavin NewsomDemocratic Party
Birthplace: California, United States of America
Nationality: United States of AmericaTook office in: 2004.Gavin Christopher Newsom (born October 10, 1967) is an American politician and businessman who... more on Wikipedia
- Took office in: 1996.Willie Lewis Brown Jr. (born March 20, 1934) is an American politician of the Democratic... more on Wikipedia
Frank JordanTook office in: 1992.Francis Michael Jordan (born February 20, 1935) is an American politician, former police... more on Wikipedia
Art AgnosTook office in: 1988.
- Took office in: 1978.Dianne Goldman Berman Feinstein (; born Dianne Emiel Goldman, June 22, 1933) is an American... more on Wikipedia
- Took office in: 1976.George Richard Moscone (; November 24, 1929 – November 27, 1978) was an American attorney and... more on Wikipedia
- Took office in: 1968.Joseph Lawrence Alioto (February 12, 1916 – January 29, 1998) was the 36th mayor of San... more on Wikipedia
- Took office in: 1964.John Shelley may refer to: John Shelley (illustrator) (born 1959), British illustrator John... more on Wikipedia
George ChristopherTook office in: 1956.George Christopher (born George Christopheles; December 8, 1907 – September 14, 2000) was a... more on Wikipedia
Elmer RobinsonTook office in: 1948.Elmer Edwin "Rob-Rob" Robinson (October 3, 1894 – June 9, 1982) was the 33rd mayor of San... more on Wikipedia
Roger LaphamTook office in: 1944.Roger Dearborn Lapham (December 6, 1883 – April 16, 1966) was a shipowner and businessman who... more on Wikipedia
- Took office in: 1931.Angelo Joseph Rossi (January 22, 1878 – April 5, 1948) was a U.S. political figure who served... more on Wikipedia
- Took office in: 1912.James "Sunny Jim" Rolph Jr. (August 23, 1869 – June 2, 1934) was an American politician and a... more on Wikipedia
P. H. McCarthyTook office in: 1910.Patrick Henry McCarthy (March 17, 1863 – July 1, 1933), generally known as P. H. McCarthy and... more on Wikipedia
Edward Robeson TaylorTook office in: 1907.Edward Robeson Taylor (September 24, 1838 – July 5, 1923) was the 28th Mayor of San Francisco... more on Wikipedia
Charles BoxtonTook office in: 1907.Charles Boxton (April 24, 1860 in Shasta County, California – August 29, 1927 in San Mateo,... more on Wikipedia
- Took office in: 1902.Eugene Edward "Handsome Gene" Schmitz (August 22, 1864 – November 20, 1928) was an American... more on Wikipedia
- Took office in: 1897.James Duval Phelan (April 20, 1861 – August 7, 1930) was an American politician, civic leader... more on Wikipedia
- Took office in: 1895.Adolph Heinrich Joseph Sutro (April 29, 1830 – August 8, 1898) was a German-American engineer,... more on Wikipedia
Levi Richard EllertTook office in: 1893.Levi Richard Ellert (October 20, 1857 – July 21, 1901) served as 23rd mayor of San Francisco... more on Wikipedia
George Henry SandersonTook office in: 1891.George Henry Sanderson (1824 – February 1, 1893) was a politician of the United States... more on Wikipedia
Edward B. PondTook office in: 1887.Edward B. Pond (September 7, 1833 – April 22, 1910) was a Democratic politician from... more on Wikipedia
- Took office in: 1883.Washington Montgomery Bartlett (February 29, 1824 – September 12, 1887) was the 20th mayor of... more on Wikipedia
Maurice Carey BlakeTook office in: 1881.Maurice Carey Blake (October 20, 1815 – September 26, 1897) was the 19th Mayor of San... more on Wikipedia