William McKinley Bio, Wiki, Age, Height, DOB(Famous Birthday), Family, Wife, Net Worth

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William McKinley (William McKinley Jr.)

Last Updated: 22 Feb, 2023 | Views: 368

Age: 58

Profession: Historical Men

Other Profession(s): Politician, Lawyer

Famous For: 25th President of the United States

Higher Education: Albany Law School

William McKinley Birth Date, Sign, Religion, Nationality, Hometown

Date of Birth
29 Jan, 1843 (58 Years 07 Months 16 Days)

Birth Country
United States

Birth State/Province

Birth District
Trumbull County

Birth Place

Birth Sign



Died on
14 Sep, 1901

William McKinley Early life, Education, Career, Awards, Achievements, Controversy, Unknown Facts

About (Profile/Biography):

The American politician William McKinley was born in Ohio and served in Congress between 1876 and 1890. McKinley fought for protective tariffs and served in Congress for seven terms between 1877 and 1891. During his tenure as governor, McKinley sought to control-and, perhaps, to lessen-management-labor discord. He strengthened the presidency by exercising his authority as commander-in-chief. 


Located on the site of the National McKinley Birthplace Memorial, William attended a one-room schoolhouse.

In 1898: The "Open Door Policy" in trade relations with China, introduced by McKinley's government, advocated equal access to the lucrative Chinese market.

In 1877: McKinley served in the House of Representatives for fourteen years.

In 1867: He passed the legal test and was admitted to the bar. He changed his profession toward politics and public office after working as a lawyer for a while.

As the battle went on, he advanced from private to major. After the war, his friends kept referring to him as "Major" for many more years.

William returned to Poland, Ohio, where Judge Charles Glidden taught him the law.

In 1866, he began attending law school in Albany, New York, but he never finished.  

Achievements and Awards:

William was the fifth Ohioan president in 28 years.

William was the first president to ride in an automobile.

Unknown facts:

William McKinley kept a dual yellow-headed Amazon parrot named Washington Post.

Ice skating, marbles, bow and arrow shooting, and swimming were among William McKinley's hobbies.

William McKinley Height, Weight, Eye Color, Hair

Height (Approx.)
In Centimeters 170 cm
In Meters 1.70 m
In feet Inches 5'7"

Weight (Approx.)
In Kilograms 75 Kg
In Pounds 165 lbs

Eye Color

Hair Color

William McKinley Family, Parents, Kids, Father, Mother, Children

Father's Name
William McKinley Sr.

Mother's Name
Nancy Allison

Ida Saxton McKinley

David Allison McKinley, James Rose McKinley, Abner Osborn McKinley

Helen Minerva McKinley, Abigail Celia McKinley, Sarah Elizabeth McKinley, Mary McKinley, Anna McKinley

Katherine McKinley, Ida McKinley

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