Chester A. Arthur
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In office: September 19, 1881 – March 4, 1885
October 5, 1829, Fairfield, Vermont
Chester Alan Arthur was
an American politician who served as the twenty-first President of the
United States. Arthur was a member of the Republican Party and worked as
a lawyer before becoming the twentieth vice president under James
While Garfield was mortally wounded by Charles J. Guiteau on
July 2, 1881, he did not die until September 19, at which time Arthur
was sworn in as president, serving until March 4, 1885.
Death: November 18, 1886 (aged 57), New York, New York
His health failed rapidly and he died of a massive cerebral
hemorrhage. Arthur suffered from Bright's Disease, and his death was
most likely related to a history of hypertension.
Where is Chester A. Arthur
- Albany Rural Cemetery, Menands, New York
- Grand Army of the Republic Cemetery, Snohomish, Washington
- First Unitarian Church, Quincy, Massachusetts