25th President of the United States
1897 - 1901
Vice President: Garret A. Hobart (1897-99)
Theodore Roosevelt (1901)
Born: January 29, 1843, in Niles, Ohio
Died: September 14, 1901, in Buffalo, New York
Education: Attended Allegheny College
Political Party: Republican
Nickname(s): "Idol of Ohio"
Other Government Positions:
- Member of U.S. House of Representatives, 1877-91
- Governor of Ohio, 1892-96
Presidential Salary: $50,000
He rode with Freelan Oscar Stanley of the Stanley Motor Carriage Company in his steam car in 1899. He also rode in an electric ambulance that carried him to the hospital where he was treated after being shot.