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  2. Aaron Burr - Wikipedia

    Aaron Burr Jr. (February 6, 1756 – September 14, 1836) was an American politician and lawyer who served as the third vice president of the United States from 1801 to 1805. Burr's legacy is defined by his famous personal conflict with Alexander Hamilton that culminated in Burr killing Hamilton in a duel in 1804, while Burr was vice president.

  3. Aaron Burr - Hamilton, Duel & Death - Biography

    Aaron Burr was elected to the U.S. Senate in 1791. In 1800, he ran unsuccessfully for the U.S. presidency, and became vice president instead. During a duel in 1804, Burr killed Alexander Hamilton....

  4. Aaron Burr | Biography & Facts | Britannica

    Aaron Burr, in full Aaron Burr, Jr., (born February 6, 1756, Newark, New Jersey [U.S.]—died September 14, 1836, Port Richmond, New York, U.S.), third vice president of the United States (1801–05), who killed his political rival, Alexander Hamilton, in a duel (1804) and whose turbulent political career ended with his arrest for treason in 1807.

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  5. Aaron Burr - Biography and the Duel with Hamilton - ThoughtCo

    Early Life of Aaron Burr Burr was born in Newark, New Jersey, on February 6, 1756. His grandfather was Jonathan Edwards, a famous theologian of the colonial period, and his father was a minister. Young Aaron was precocious, and entered the College of New Jersey (present day Princeton University) at the age of 13.

  6. Aaron Burr: Yes, He Killed Hamilton, But What Else Did He Do?

    Vice President Aaron Burr (1756-1836) is well-known as the man who killed Alexander Hamilton in a duel, but he lived for another 32 years after that and had quite an eventful life. Bettmann/Getty Images/HowStuffWorks

  7. Aaron Burr - HISTORY

    Aaron Burr, a former U.S. vice president, is arrested in Alabama on charges of plotting to annex Spanish territory in Louisiana and Mexico to be used toward the establishment of an independent...

  8. Aaron Burr Biography - life, family, children, story, death ...

    American lawyer and politician Aaron Burr (1756–1836) was vice president under Thomas Jefferson (1743–1826). Political conspiracy and his famous duel with Alexander Hamilton (1755–1804) secured Burr an unfavorable place in American history. Early life, education, and revolution

  9. The Tragic Real-Life Story Of Aaron Burr -

    Aaron Burr is known mainly for killing Alexander Hamilton in a duel — an act that ruined him politically and marked him as a villain for all time. Burr is often depicted as the resentful rival of the great Hamilton, so blinded by anger that he kills his former friend over some mild insults. The truth is more complex.

  10. What Happened to Aaron Burr After He Killed Alexander ...

    American politicians Alexander Hamilton (1757-1804) and Aaron Burr (1756-1836) take aim in the duel that would end Hamilton’s life, Weehawken, New Jersey. (Credit: Hulton Archive/Getty Images)...