President William Henry Harrison


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Noun1.President William Henry Harrison - 9th President of the United StatesPresident William Henry Harrison - 9th President of the United States; caught pneumonia during his inauguration and died shortly after (1773-1841)
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The shortest-serving American President William Henry Harrison was elected in 1840 as the ninth President of the United States.
In 1841, President William Henry Harrison succumbed to pneumonia one month after his inaugural, becoming the first U.
Congress Green Cemetery in North Bend, Ohio, is more than just the location of the President William Henry Harrison Tomb.
Short stories about amazing turning points in the nation and in the lives of its most famous and notable figures, and a handful of black-and-white photographs illustrate such priceless items as the allegedly cursed Hope Diamond, a portrait of President William Henry Harrison (whose determination to brave below-freezing temperatures to give a long inaugural speech led to his contraction of pneumonia and untimely death one month after taking office), to a photograph of the doctor who revolutionized the method of saving lives with blood transfusions, and much more fill this entertaining compilation that can be read all at once or savored a bit at a time.

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