Alexander hamilton was born either on january 22, 1757 or 1755 (historians are not sure) in charlestown, nevis, in the west indies his father and mother had. One of the united states' founding fathers, alexander hamilton's passionate political career ended in a famous duel with aaron burr learn. Alexander hamilton new york birth: 11 january 1757, on nevis, british west indies death: 12 july 1804, at new york city interment: trinity episcopal. A bronze statue of alexander hamilton, appointed the first secretary of secretary in american history, alexander hamilton, by demoting him.
The thirteen states after the revolutionary war were weak and still separate alexander hamilton was the strong voice calling for a strong united government. Alexanderhamilton discover a whole new way of understanding our founding fathers the alexander hamilton awareness (aha) society's purpose is to share . While still in his teens, hamilton (1757–1804) plunged into the revolutionary cause and was propelled headlong into the political arena during the war, he.
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Full name: alexander hamilton nationality: american profession: 1st us secretary of treasury why famous: founding father of the united states, chief of staff. At the inauguration of the constitutional government in 1789 alexander hamilton (1757- 1804), george washington's former military aide and a. Alexander hamilton was one of the most brilliant thinkers at the philadelphia convention his origins were modest, having been born to unmarried parents in the. Alexander hamilton (january 11, 1755 or 1757 – july 12, 1804) was an american statesman and one of the founding fathers of the united states he was an. Alexander hamilton [ron chernow] on amazoncom free shipping on qualifying offers a new york times bestseller, and the inspiration for the hit.
Alexander hamilton, a founding father and the first secretary of the treasury of the united states, died 214 years ago today from a gunshot. 5 days ago aaron burr may have killed alexander hamilton, but it was albert gallatin who killed hamilton's system for funding federal deficits. A newyork-presbyterian doctor and a historic figure in his own right, dr david hosack served as alexander hamilton's personal physician. Written by ron chernow, narrated by scott brick download the app and start listening to alexander hamilton today - free with a 30 day trial keep your.
The cast recording of hamilton won the grammy for best musical theater album miranda and company performed alexander hamilton, the. Broadway's hit musical book, music and lyrics by lin-manuel miranda inspired by the book “alexander hamilton” by ron chernow choreography by andy. Alexander hamilton was a founding father of the united states, who fought in the american revolutionary war, helped draft the constitution, and served as the.
A new york times bestseller, and the inspiration for the hit broadway musical hamilton pulitzer prize-winning author ron chernow. Hamilton, alexander, a delegate from new york born on the island of nevis, british west indies, january 11, 1757 immigrated to the united states in 1772,. Find out more about the history of alexander hamilton, including videos, interesting articles, pictures, historical features and more get all the facts on.
Alexander hamilton the mother, who opened a small store to make ends meet, and a presbyterian clergyman provided hamilton with a basic education, and he . Alexander hamilton wrote the federalist papers, advocated for the adoption of the constitution, and was the first secretary of the treasury. How different would america have been without a hurricane that hit st croix in late august 1772 without it, alexander hamilton may never have never shaped .