James Hugh Joseph Tate
- Category : 1910-births
- Type : GP
- Profile : 6/2 - Role Model / Hermit
- Definition : Split - Small (34,58)
- Incarnation Cross : LAX The Clarion 1
American politician, a member of the Democratic Party, he served as the 92nd Mayor of Philadelphia from 1962 to 1972. He was the first Roman Catholic to serve as mayor of Philadelphia. He won two terms in office, in 1963 and 1967. As a result, he is to date the longest serving mayor.
He was also a member of the Pennsylvania House of Representatives and the Philadelphia City Council. He died of a heart attack on 27 May 1983 at age 73 in Somers Point, New Jersey.