Aaron Burr

3rd Vice President of the United States Aaron Burr Full Name: Aaron Burr
Nationality:

American

Profession: 3rd Vice President Of The United States
Why Famous: For killing then former Secretary of the Treasury, Alexander Hamilton in a pistol duel.

Born: February 6, 1756
Star Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Newark, New Jersey, USA

Died: September 14, 1836 (aged 80)

Historical Events in the Life of Aaron Burr

  • 1801-02-17 US House of Representatives breaks electoral college tie, chooses Thomas Jefferson President over Aaron Burr
  • 1804-07-11 Vice President of the United States Aaron Burr mortally wounds former Secretary of the Treasury Alexander Hamilton in a pistol duel
  • 1804-07-12 Former United States Secretary of the Treasury Alexander Hamilton dies after being shot in a pistol duel by Vice President Aaron Burr
  • 1807-02-19 US Vice President Aaron Burr arrested in Alabama for treason; later acquitted
  • 1807-05-22 Former VP Aaron Burr is tried for treason in Richmond, Virginia (acquitted)
  • 1807-09-01 Aaron Burr acquitted of charges of plotting to set up an empire
  • 1807-09-14 Aaron Burr acquitted of a misdemeanor charge

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