Zachary Taylor was the second to die in office.
Zachary Taylor died 16 months after taking office on July 9, 1850.
President Zachary Taylor
The first president to die while in office was ninth president William Henry Harrison. Harrison died after only a few weeks in office.
The first president to get married while in office was John Tyler. John Tyler was also the first president to have his wife die while in office.
Zachary Taylor was the second President to die in office(in 1850) ; W. H. Harrison was the firs
Yes ,William Henry Harrison was the first president to die while in office. He died in the White House after catching a cold.
President James Garfield
William Henry Harrison was the first US president to die in office.
1. Ronald Reagan was the oldest man to be elected President. He was 73 his second term. 2. William Henry Harrison was the first to die in office. He died in 1841 after a month in office.
The 12th US President, Zachary Taylor (1784-1850) was the second to die in office. The first was the 9th US President, William Henry Harrison (1773-1841). Both died from illness.
Zachary Taylor had that unfortunate distinction.
Taylor was the second president to die in office. The first was William Henry Harrison.
There have been eight United States presidents to die while in office. John F. Kennedy was the youngest president to die during his service.
It's William Henry Harrison, and yes, he was the first to die in office.