William McKinley Timeline

 

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William McKinley Presidency Timeline
William McKinley was the 25th President of the United States who served in office from March 4, 1897 to September 14, 1901. What were the key events during his presidency? The William McKinley 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.

William McKinley Presidency Timeline
William McKinley Timeline covers the history, important accomplishments and key issues of his presidency from March 4, 1897 to September 14, 1901 that included:

The Spanish-American War and the 1898 Treaty of Paris
The Annexation of Hawaii
His assassination by Leon Czolgosz

William McKinley Presidency Timeline
The following fact file format provides a fast overview of the William McKinley Presidency with a History Timeline of the important events and accomplishments of his presidency. William McKinley 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.

William McKinley Timeline: Presidential Timeline of Important Events
1897His inauguration as 25th President of the United States
1897The Dingley Tariff Law, which raised custom duties by an average of 57%
1897Grant's tomb monument was dedicated on April 27, 1897
1897The Radio: Nikola Tesla invented the induction coil or Tesla coil, a device essential to sending and receiving radio waves and applied for his first patents in radio work in the United States.
1898The Spanish-American War: Spain declares war on the US on April 23, 1898. The  Spanish-American War was caused by US intervention in the Cuban War of Independence. The war ended Spain's colonial empire in America
1898April: The Volunteer Army Act, authorizing the organization of the First Volunteer Cavalry, or Rough Riders, under the command of Lt. Colonel Theodore Roosevelt
1898October: The War Revenue Act generated $150 dollars from taxes on popular  'luxury' goods
1898The Battle of Sugar Point involving the US army and Chippewa Indians in Minnesota
1898Edwin Prescott patented the first roller coaster.
1898The Erdman Act prohibited discrimination against railroad workers because of union membership and provided for mediation of railway labor disputes
1898The Annexation of Hawaii was started by US planters staging an uprising to overthrow Queen. The Annexation of Hawaii was an Act of Congress to annex the Republic of Hawaii and create the Territory of Hawaii. It failed and Hawaii was annexed by means of joint resolution, called the Newlands Resolution
1898The 1898 Treaty of Paris: The US and Spain sign the treaty on December 10, 1898
1899The Boxer Rebellion (1899-1901) was a ferocious anti-foreigner movement against Christian missionaries and colonizers that took place in China between 1899 and 1901.
1899John Thurman patents the motor-driven vacuum cleaner
1900The Gold Standard Act established gold as the only standard for redeeming paper money. It stopped silver being exchanged for gold in the U.S. monetary system.
1900The Zeppelin airship was invented by Count Ferdinand von Zeppelin
1900The Galveston hurricane:  The Galveston hurricane was the deadliest in United States history. The hurricane occured on September 8, 1900, in the city of Galveston, Texas
1900September: The President was shot twice and fatally wounded on September 6, 1901 at the Pan-American Exposition in Buffalo, New York. His wounds became gangrenous and he died on September 14, 1901, aged 58. He was murdered by Leon Czolgosz.
1901His presidency and term in office ended with his assassination. Leon Czolgosz was later put to death in the electric chair. The next US President was Theodore Roosevelt
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