How long was William Henry Harrison's term of office?
William Henry Harrison won the presidential election in 1840 but only was in office for 32 days. He died from complications of pnuemonia. ...
Asked in Political Office Holders
How long did William Hawrelak stay mayor in Edmonton?
William Hawrelak was first elected as mayor in 1951. He was mayor for three different times. He died in office in 1975. ...
How long was William H Harrison the first person to die in his office?
While other politicians had died in office before, William Henry Harrison was and continues to be the first President of the United States to die in office, passing away on 1841 April 4. Zachary Taylor would be the next President to die in office, on 1850 July 9. ...
Asked in William Henry Harrison
What was William H. Harrison's claim to fame as president of the U.S How long was he in office?
He was in office one month because he caught a cold from giving a 2 hour speech on his swearing in and died of pneumonia. ...
Asked in US Presidents
Which president held office for the shortest amount of time and how long?
William Henry Harrison has that unfortunate distinction-- he died of pneumonia after just one month as president. ...
Asked in Politics and Government
Which president had a speech 3 hours long then died the next month?
it was about 2 hours long, 35 pages, and it was William Henry Harrison in 1841. he had the longest inaugural speech and the shortest term of office. ...
Asked in US Presidents, Decade - 1960s
Who was president when Richard Nixon was just born how long was his term in office?
William Howard Taft was just completing his single 4 year term of office on the day Richard Nixon was born. Woodrow Wilson had been elected but did not take office until a few months later. ...
Who was the first president to die in office after 30 days?
That was William Henry Harrison, who fell ill with pneumonia after giving an excessively long inaugural address in poor weather. ...