First Secretary of the Treasury and aide to George Washington who was famously killed in a duel to the death by Vice President Aaron Burr. He was an active participant in the Philadelphia Convention, which produced the U.S. Constitution, and he wrote 51 of the 85 installments of the Federalist Papers, which supported the Constitution.
He married Elizabeth Schuyler Hamilton in December 1780. He had eight children.
Alexander Hamilton Age
How old is Alexander Hamilton? He was born in 1755, he was 269 years old at the time of his death.
Alexander Hamilton Height & Weight
How tall was Alexander Hamilton? He stood 5 feet 7 inches (170 cm) tall.
No weight data is available right now.
Alexander Hamilton Wiki
|269 years old
|January 11, 1755
|Saint Kitts And Nevis
|Date of Death
|July 12, 1804
|approx. 5 ft 7 in (170 cm)
Quotes by Alexander Hamilton
A promise must never be broken.— Alexander Hamilton
It’s not tyranny we desire; it’s a just, limited, federal government.— Alexander Hamilton
I think the first duty of society is justice.— Alexander Hamilton
In framing a government which is to be administered by men over men, the great difficulty lies in this: you must first enable the government to control the governed; and in the next place, oblige it to control itself.— Alexander Hamilton
Why has government been instituted at all? Because the passions of men will not conform to the dictates of reason and justice, without constraint.— Alexander Hamilton