Alexander Hamilton may not be quite as famous as Founding Fathers like Ben Franklin or George Washington, but he played a key role in the early formation of the American government. He was the first Secretary of the Treasury of the United States. A man o...
The Burr–Hamilton duel was fought between prominent American politicians
Aaron Burr, the sitting Vice President of the United States, and Alexander
Hamilton, the former Secretary of the Treasu...
Alexander Hamilton, born on the Caribbean island of Nevis, came to the ...
Charged with murder in New York and New Jersey, Burr, still vice president,
On July 11, 1804, Alexander Hamilton and Aaron Burr met on the dueling ... over,
Hamilton would be mortally wounded, and Burr would be wanted for murder.
Alexander Hamilton, bronze sculpture by Kim Crowley, 2004 ... For political
duelists, killing their opponent often did more harm than good, making them
Alexander Hamilton and Aaron Burr Dueled to the Death July 11, 1804. On the
morning of July 11, 1804, Alexander Hamilton and Aaron Burr raised their ...
Apr 29, 2016 ... Two days later, Hamilton passed away at the age of 49. For Burr, his opponent's
death marked the beginning of the end. On August 2, a New ...
Aaron Burr and Alexander Hamilton meet in the most famous duel in American
history. ... Escape from slavery, Death of President Garfield.. Battle of Gettysburg
Jul 11, 2016 ... ... of the deadly duel between Alexander Hamilton and Aaron Burr. What caused
the sitting vice president to shoot and kill a Founding Father on ...