A former sales manager for a lawn-equipment company and distant relative of Aaron Burr
(who famously killed Alexander Hamilton in a duel), the 63-year-old often strolls through the Capitol in shirtsleeves, his jacket draped over one shoulder, wearing loafers without socks, with a slight smirk on his face.
Nearly every Broadway musical performer has a strong ballet background, including Leslie Odom Jr, the original Aaron Burr
in Hamilton, who studied ballet at Philadanco.
It looks like the Sox will start a relief pitcher like Aaron Burr
and go with the bullpen the rest of the game.
Hamilton's fiery temperament, concepts of the treasury, role as second in command to General Washington in the Revolutionary War, and many other historic actions are described, including his differences with Jefferson and his final duel at age 47 with Aaron Burr
. Added sections include Did You Know?
A Aaron Burr
B John Adams C Benjamin Harrison D Zachary Taylor 10.
With Jefferson as the foil, even Aaron Burr
receives sympathetic treatment.
Take, for instance, "See Aaron Burr
's Foot," in which a father and son depend on a severed foot to divert tourists to their struggling North Carolina gas station.
'Hamilton' also bagged Best New Production of a Musical, Best Actor in a New Production of a musical for Giles Terera on his role as Aaron Burr
and Best Supporting Actor in a New Production of a Musical for Jason Pennycooke on his role as Thomas Jefferson.
The leaders profiled include Aaron Burr
, Henry Ford, John Ringling, Robert Morris, Frank Woolworth, Forrest Mars Sr., Daniel Ludwig, Iva Kreuger and many more.
But the real prize of the exhibit are the two flintlock pistols made of walnut, brass, and gold that were used in the July 11, 1804, duel with Vice President Aaron Burr
, which resulted in Hamilton's death.
"But what about when the phone's not ringing?" The change in perception and attitude that resulted from that question led Odom in a "direct and traceable line" to the role of Alexander Hamilton's nemesis, Aaron Burr
, in the most celebrated Broadway musical of the decade.
While Senator Mike Lee gives these men their due for their role in the creation of our constitutional republic, it is his contention that others who "fought big government" have been "written out of history." In this fast-paced volume, Lee calls for greater recognition of the contributions to liberty and limited government made by Aaron Burr
, Luther Martin, Elbridge Gerry, James Otis, and George Mason.