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Noun1.James Madison - 4th President of the United StatesJames Madison - 4th President of the United States; member of the Continental Congress and rapporteur at the Constitutional Convention in 1776; helped frame the Bill of Rights (1751-1836)
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Featured American objects will include a storied 1933 Double Eagle, a personal check signed by President James Madison in 1813, a 1934 100,000 dollar note and a Depression-era one dollar clam shell.
Samuel was a captain, major, colonel and general; spent three years in the Kentucky legislature; was major general of the Kentucky militia; and served under President James Madison in the War of 1812.
WASHINGTON -- Homes of slaves who served President James Madison at his Montpelier estate in Virginia will be rebuilt for the first time over the next five years, along with other refurbishments to the home of one of the nation's Founding Fathers, thanks to a $10 million gift announced Saturday.
Against which country did President James Madison of the USA declare war on, on June 18, 1812?
At around noon on the 24th of August, 1814, President James Madison and his cabinet watched the approaching British Army, under the command of Major General Robert Ross and Vice Admiral George Cockburn, from the heights overlooking Bladensburg, Maryland, and the Potomac River.
Kennedy but also President James Madison, known as the 'Father of the Bill of Rights,' spoke of the benefits to both institutions of the 'total separation of the Church from the State.
Such was the lack of preparedness that President James Madison inherited from his fellow Virginian and immediate predecessor in the White House, Thomas Jefferson.
Mordecai Noah, sent by President James Madison as a consul to the Kingdom of Tunis in 1813, was rejected by that country's Muslim rulers, in part on religious grounds.
The reasons behind the conflict are obscure, even today, but when President James Madison declared war on June 18, 1812, Britain's fortunes were at a low ebb.
Zuehlke intentionally foregrounds Clay--and Congress and downplays the role of President James Madison in prompting the United States to declare war on Great Britain in June 1812.
CHICAGO, USA--Chairman and CEO of Talal Abu-Ghazaleh Organization (TAGorg) Talal Abu-Ghazaleh, became the first expert from outside the G8 to join the world's most prominent figures in Intellectual Property as the names of 2007's inductees into the IP Hall of Fame were announced by the Intellectual Asset Management magazine (UK)Abu-Ghazaleh and eight other international figures joined last year's 23 prominent personalities from government, business and academia such as Thomas Edison, Victor Hugo, and President Thomas Jefferson, President James Madison in addition to others for their outstanding contribution to the development of today's Intellectual Property (IP) system.
Within a few days, President James Madison authorized Key and John S.