• Born date: 1876-07-19
  • Born in: Salt Lake City
  • Death date: 1972-07-02
  • Death in: Salt Lake City
Joseph Fielding Smith

Joseph Fielding Smith, Jr. (July 19, 1876 – July 2, 1972) was the tenth president of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (LDS Church) from 1970 until his death in 1972. He was the son of Joseph F. Smith, who was the sixth president of the LDS Church, and grandson of Hyrum Smith, brother of LDS Church founder Joseph Smith.Smith was named to the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles in 1910, when his father was the church's president.