He was not. It was an attempt.
NEITHER Roosevelt President, Theodore or Franklin, was assassinated.
The vice-president, Theodore Roosevelt, assumed the presidency when McKinley was assassinated.
He wasn't assassinated there was an attempt by John Schrank, but Theodore died of Coronary Embolism (a blood clot).
Once McKinley was assassinated, Teddy Roosevelt became President.
Theodore Roosevelt was a Republican. He was 42 when McKinley was assassinated and TR became President.
President William McKinley
Theodore Roosevelt became the 26th president when William McKinley was assassinated in 1901.
This statement is true.