One of Benjamin Harrison's nicknames was Little Ben. This was givento him by the Democrats, in reference to his height, which was 5feet and 6 inches.
Benjamin Harrison was the United States' 23rd president. While inoffice he supported voting rights of African Americans in the Southand signed the Sherman Antitrust Act of 1890.
He was prone to skin infection and often wore kid gloves to protect his hands.
No- he was not given a middle name.
Father: John Scott Harrison died May 25,1878 . Mother : Elizabeth Ramsey Irwin Harrison died August 15,1850.
Yes. Fort Benjamin Harrison in Indianapolis is one example.
The 23rd president was the grandson of a former president, William Henry Harrison. He also was the first president to lose an election to a candidate he had previously defeated for the Oval Office. Harrison defeated incumbent president Grover Cleveland in 1888, but lost a re-election bid to...
President Benjamin Harrison was a U.S. Senator from Indiana March4, 1881 - March 3, 1887.
His wedding date was October 20,1853.
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Amendment 1 Freedoms, Petitions, Assembly Amendment 2 Right to bear arms Amendment 3 Quartering of soldiers Amendment 4 Search and arrest Amendment 5 Rights in criminal cases Amendment 6 Right to a fair trial Amendment 7 Rights in civil cases Amendment 8 Bail, fines, punishment Amendment 9...
Yes he invented the clock .
One answer is 'turn off the electric lights" ( They were afraid to touch the light switch.)
Answer as of 05/2009: President Benjamin Harrison has never appeared on a circulatingU.S. coin, and is only scheduled to be depicted on a PresidentialSeries dollar coin in the early part of the next decade. Thesecoins are sold by the mint for about $2. They are not rare at thistime. What you have...
Age 55. Born 8/20/1833 and inaugurated on 3/4/1889
He was elected president 100 years after George Washington was elected president of the United States.
Yes he did. This was an issue of the republican party and Harrison voted along party lines for healthy pensions for Civil War veterans and widows of fallen soldiers.
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He was elected US Senator in November, 1880 and served from 1881through 1887.
Little Ben is what his family and friends called him
Benjamin Harrison lived in Indiana his entire adult life. Herepresented Indiana as a US Senator.
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Benjamin Harrisonwon the 1888 presidential election defeating incumbent PresidentGrover Cleveland. In the 1888 presidential election BenjaminHarrison received 233 electoral votes and Grover Cleveland received168 electoral votes. The popular vote totals were Cleveland5,534,488 and Harrison 5,443,892.
He went back to his house at 230 N Delaware St,Indianapolis, IN 46202 He remarried and resumed hispractice of law there. The house is now a museum, open to visitors.
He was born and grew up at North Bend, near Cincinnati, Ohio. Whenhe was 20, he moved to Indianapolis where he lived the rest of hislife.
the major accomplishments that Benjamin Harrison had is: to build up the US navy
No, the Benjamin Harrison who served as U.S. President was not bornuntil 1833, but his great-grandfather Benjamin Harrison V was oneof the founding fathers.
Seventeen of the 42 presidents to date have no known middle name, Benjamin Harrison was one. The best guess would be Will, William, or Bill after his grandfather.
Harrison is interred in Crown Hill Cemetery, 700 West 38th Street, Indianapolis, Indiana . Both of his wives area buried nearby.
It was mostly good. He had a wife he loved and a nice family. Hewas a successful lawyer, had a distinguished military record, was aUS senator, and, of course was elected President, the highestoffice in the country. He had a bad year in 1893 when his wife diedof TB and he lost his bid for a second...
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Perhaps, being the president that had electricity wired into the White House.
Harrison's wife was gravely ill.
Yes, he lived there for four years while he was President.
No, William McKinley was the President during the Spanish American War.
Farmers College,a prep school in Cincinnati, was his equivalent ofhigh school.
John Tyler followed William Henry Harrison as president. Grover Cleveland followed Benjamin Harrison as president. There were 2 US presidents named Harrison. John Tyler, Harrison's vice president, became president after Harrison died of pneumonia 32 days into office.
Perhaps from Benjamin Harrison's point of view his major failure was in failing to be re-elected as President for a second term and while he managed to defeat incumbent President Grover Cleveland, he then lost the Presidency to Grover Cleveland in the next election. It was most likely the...
Pan American Union was the name of the government policy created byPresident Benjamin Harrison in regard to Central and South America.
Benjamin Harrison had six grandchildren , two of whom were born after he died. Children of Russell Harrison Marthena Harrison Williams ( January 18,1890- February 22, 1973)(born in the White House.) William Henry Harrison (August 10, 1896 - October 8, 1990) Children of Mary Scott ...
Harrison won the first one, in 1888, and Cleveland the second one in 1892.
he is probably remembered for signing the declaration of independence.
He served for almost three years during the Civil War.
Harrison supported the high protective tariffs enacted by Congress during his administration. At first the tariff brought in enough money to create a surplus, so new taxes were not needed. Towards the end of his administration the country was on the eve of an economic recession, so new taxes were...
Benjamin Harrison was born in North Bend, Ohio on August 20, 1833.
Benjamin Harrison was born on August 20, 1833.
He was in office 1889-1893.
Father: John Scott Harrison (October 4,1804-May 25,1878) - farmer and US Congressman, son ofPresident William Henry Harrison Mother : Elizabeth Ramsey Irwin Harrison (July 18, 1810- August 15, 1850)
August 20, 1833 - March 13, 1901
Benjamin Harrison was not assassinated he died of influenza in 1901
Harrison died from pneumonia which was a complication from the flu.He died at age 67 on March 13, 1901 at his home in Indianapolis.
He was 67 year and just over 6 months old. He was born on the 20thof August, 1833 and died on the 13th of March,1901.
He served one full 4-year term from March 4, 1889 to March4, 1893.. He replaced Cleveland in 1889 and then Cleveland replaced him in1893. Benjamin Harrison was the 23rd President of the United States.
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He was and avid trustbuster
He served as US Senator from Indiana.
He was the 23rd President of the US and served one term from March4, 1889 to March 4, 1893. Highlights of his administration .
Dependent and disability pensions act of 1890 - gave pensionsto dependents of veterans and to veterans who became disabled aftertheir service. .
Sherman Anti-Trust Act -...
Harrison went to Miami U. at Oxford, Ohio and graduated in theclass of 1852.
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Yes. he was the 23rd US president.
Benjamin Harrison appears on a 1920 $5 bill issued by the National Bank of Gilead, Ohio.
Nothing. He did nothing in his presidency years except grow a beard then shave it off.
Yes- I think his goodness in pretty much undisputed.
Yes, he did some traveling. After he left office, he representedVenezuela in a dispute at an international arbitration panel inParis and made a short tour of Europe after it was over. During theCivil War, he moved with the army from Indiana to Atlanta, Georgiaand back home. Of course, he also had to...
Yes. William H. Harrison was the grandfather ofBenjamin.
Yes, he loved to hunt ducks.
Benjamin Harrison was the 23rd presiden t of theUnited States, serving from 1889 to 1893.
William Henry Harrison served a mere 31 days as president. Benjamin Harrison served a full term as president..
Benjamin Harrison served from March 4, 1889 to March 4, 1893.
Benjamin Harrison was inaugurated on March 4, 1889.
1931 Harrison's grandfather founded the Peoples Bank and Trust Company in Rocky Mount, North Carolina, a cotton and tobacco town where Harrison spent his childhood. His father worked for Peoples before making a career shift into real estate development
deal to merge Chicago's Bank One with J. P. Morgan. The headquarters were in New York, and Chicago was the base for some retail operations. Although J. P. Morgan described the transaction as a merger of equals, J. P. Morgan had acquired Bank One
train with a major Wall Street firm after college and bring back his lessons to the family business. Recalled Harrison to Schack, "I always had in the back of my mind that I would return to North Carolina. That lasted for, oh, 15 years
There is one US coin picturing Harrison and that is the one-dollarcoin issued in 2012. They are still legal tender and are not rare.
I'm sure he did many times. He lived before the automobile age. There were also trains and riverboats available when he lived.
Grover Cleveland was the president before Benjamin Harrison
"They" were the same person : President Grover Cleveland wasboth the 22nd and the 24th President, with Harrison gaining anarrow electoral victory to become the 23rd President in 1888.Cleveland won the popular vote in three elections: 1884, 1888, and1892. Cleveland lost his home state of New York in...
They both served as US senators before running for President and they both had outstanding war time service records. They were both married and had children.
The presidential election was held in November of 1888. The official electoral college vote is done in December .