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Benjamin Harrison

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Birthday
20, 1833
Birthplace
North Bend, OH
Death Date
Mar 13, 1901 (67)
Birth Sign
Leo
Birthday
20, 1833
Birthplace
North Bend, OH
Death Date
Mar 13, 1901 (67)

About

23rd U.S. President whose administration was remembered for the economic legislation it put forward, including the McKinley Tariff and the Sherman Antitrust Act.

Before Fame

He became a member of the Phi Delta Theta fraternity while attending Miami University.

Trivia

His presidency was remembered as the point at which federal spending reached a billion dollars for the first time.

Family Life

He was married to Caroline Harrison from 1853 to 1982 and Mary Dimmick from 1896 up until his death in 1901.

Associated With

He was the grandson of President William Henry Harrison.