William Henry Harrison
(American, 1773 - 1841)
  • Ninth president of the United States of America (1841)

68 years old at the time of his inaugration, William Henry Harrison was the oldest President till Ronald Reagan. His father, Benjamin Harrison, was a signer of the Declaration of Independence and his grandson, also named Benjamin Harrison, was also President of the United States. William Henry Harrison wore no coat at his inaugration, despite inclement weather, and died one month later from pneumonia. The first President to die in office.

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Name:William Henry Harrison
Dates:1773 - 1841
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