What Happened on April 4, 1841

Historical Events

Historic Event

Vice President John Tyler becomes the 10th President of the United States after the death of President William Henry Harrison

Famous Deaths

William Henry HarrisonWilliam Henry Harrison (1773-1841)

9th President of the United States (Whig: March 4-April 4, 1841), dies of pneumonia and becomes 1st president to die in office

1841 Highlights

About April 4, 1841

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 181 years, 9 months and 28 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Aries