Full Name: James Madison
Profession: 4th US President
Political Party: Democratic-Republican
Political Titles: United States Secretary of State
Why Famous: Known as the "Father of the Constitution" for being involved in the drafting of the US Constitution and author of the US Bill of Rights.
- 1794-09-15 4th US President James Madison (43) weds Dolley Madison (26) in Jefferson County, West Virginia
- 1789-06-08 James Madison introduces a proposed Bill of Rights in the U.S. House of Representatives.
- 1808-12-07 James Madison elected 4th US President and George Clinton Vice-President
- 1812-12-02 James Madison re-elected president of US, E Gerry vice-pres
- 1879-05-31 Madison Square Garden opens in New York, named after 4th President James Madison