William McKinley shot

Filed under:
Presidential Events
Event date:
Wednesday, September 06, 2017 (This event repeats every year)
Location:
Buffalo, New York
Description:

President McKinley was shot on September 6, 1901 in Buffalo New York while attending the Pan-American Exposition, and died 8 days later on September 14. Upon McKinley's death, Vice President Theodore Roosevelt assumed the Presidency.