Chester Alan Arthur (October 5, 1829 [b] – November 18, 1886) was an American politician who served as the 21st president of the United States from 1881 to 1885. He was a Republican lawyer from New York who previously served as the 20th vice president under President James A. Garfield.
Chester Allen Arthur. Presidente de Estados Unidos (1881-1885) Nació el 5 de octubre de 1830 en Fairfield ( Vermont ). Hijo de Malvina Stone y William Arthur. Cursó estudios en el Union College de Schenectady (Nueva York). Al graduarse abrió un bufete en Nueva York antes del inicio de la Guerra Civil estadounidense.
3 de ago. de 2023 · Chester A. Arthur, 21st president of the United States (1881–85). Elected vice president on the Republican ticket of 1880, Arthur acceded to the presidency upon the assassination of President James A. Garfield. Learn more about the life and presidency of Arthur in this article.
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27 de oct. de 2009 · Chester Arthur (1829-1886), the 21st U.S. president, took office after the death of President James Garfield (1831-1881). As president from 1881 to 1885, Arthur advocated for civil service...
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