1841 in the United States

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1841 in the United States
Years: 1838 1839 184018411842 1843 1844

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Events from the year 1841 in the United States.

Incumbents[edit]

Federal Government[edit]

Events[edit]

April 4: President Harrison dies in office; Vice President Tyler succeeds him

Undated[edit]

Ongoing[edit]

Births[edit]

  • March 1 – Blanche Bruce, United States Senator from Mississippi from 1875 till 1881. (died 1898)
  • May 15 – James Henderson Berry, United States Senator from Arkansas from 1885 till 1907. (died 1913)
  • October 18 – Bishop W. Perkins, United States Senator from Kansas from 1892 till 1893. (died 1894)
  • October 29 – William Harris, United States Senator from Kansas from 1897 till 1903. (died 1909)
  • November 6 – Nelson W. Aldrich, United States Senator from Rhode Island from 1881 till 1911. (died 1915)
  • December 8 – Thomas R. Bard, United States Senator from California from 1900 till 1905. (died 1915)

Deaths[edit]

  • February 25 – Philip Pendleton Barbour, Associate Justice of the US Supreme Court from 1836 till 1841. (born 1783)
  • April 4 – William Henry Harrison, 9th President of the United States in 1841 (born 1773)
  • October 21 – John Forsyth, United States Senator from Georgia from 1818 till 1819 and from 1829 till 1834. (born 1780)

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