U.S. Presidents Who Have Died In Office

Eight United States Presidents have died in office.

Four presidents died of natural causes – William Henry Harrison (1841), Zachary Taylor (1850), Warren Harding (1923) and Franklin Delano Roosevelt (1945).

Four presidents were assassinated – Abraham Lincoln (1865), James A. Garfield (1881), William McKinley (1901) and John F. Kennedy (1963).

U.S. Presidents Who Died in Office
No President Date of Death Cause of Death Age
1
William Henry Harrison
Apr 4, 1841
Natural Causes
68
2
Zachary Taylor
Jul 9, 1850
Natural Causes
65
3
Abraham Lincoln
Apr 14, 1865
Assassinated
56
4
James A. Garfield
Sep 19, 1881
Assassinated July 2, 1881
49
5
William McKinley
Sep 14, 1901
Assassinated September 6, 1901
58
6
Warren Harding
Aug 2, 1923
Natural Causes
57
7
Franklin D. Roosevelt
Apr 12, 1945
Natural Causes
63
8
John F. Kennedy
Nov 22, 1963
Assassinated
46

 

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