Benjamin Harrison Timeline

 

Benjamin Harrison

Benjamin Harrison Presidency Timeline
Benjamin Harrison was the 23rd President of the United States who served in office from March 4, 1889 to March 4, 1893. What were the key events during his presidency? The Benjamin Harrison Presidency Timeline provides a fast, but detailed, overview of the important issues and key events with a brief explanation of each of the important events and the dates on which they occurred.

Benjamin Harrison Presidency Timeline
Benjamin Harrison Timeline covers the history, important accomplishments and key issues of his presidency from March 4, 1889 to March 4, 1893 that included:

The "Billion Dollar Congress"
Six new states join the Union
Queen Liliuokalani of Hawaii is deposed

Benjamin Harrison Presidency Timeline
The following fact file format provides a fast overview of the Benjamin Harrison Presidency with a History Timeline of the important events and accomplishments of his presidency. Benjamin Harrison Presidency Timeline details the sequence of key historical events and accomplishments arranged in chronological order that had a significant impact on the history of the United States of America.

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1889His inauguration as 23rd President of the United States on on March 4, 1889, aged 55
1889He adopted a program for Expansion of the Navy (1889 - 1901)
1889Between 1889 and 1890 North Dakota, South Dakota, Montana, Washington, Idaho and Wyoming join the Union
1889Skyscrapers: George Fuller (1851-1900) built the Tacoma Building in 1889 using Bessemer steel beams
1889December 03, 1889: Dependent Pension Bill is passed, providing benefits to Union veterans and their families. This action was later called the "Billion Dollar Congress" as the law cost the government over a billion dollars.
1890The Ghost Dance War (18901891)
1890The Sherman Antitrust Act, 1890: The first measure passed by the U.S. Congress to prohibit trusts
1890The Battle of Wounded Knee in South Dakota when Chief Spotted Elk (aka Big Foot) led the last band of Lakota Sioux and were massacred at Wounded Knee Creek
1890September 2, 1890: Anti-Lottery Bill is signed into law
1890October 1, 1890: Congress passes the McKinley Tariff that expanded the power of the President in matters relating to foreign trade.
1891March 3, 1891: Nine Circuit Courts of Appeals are established relieving the pressure placed on the Supreme Court.
1891Jesse W. Reno invented the escalator
1891The rise of Populism and the formation of the Populist Party by the American farmers
1892Chile: US Relations with Chile deteriorate to such an extent that war is only just averted
1892The 1892 Homestead Steel Strike near Pittsburgh
1892Rudolf Diesel invented the diesel-fueled internal combustion engine - the Diesel engine.
1892Ellis Island opened in Upper New York Bay as a federal immigration inspection station
1893Queen Liliuokalani of Hawaii is deposed on January 17, 1893
1893His presidency and term in office ends. The next US President was the re-elected Grover Cleveland
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