Alexander Hamilton

Alexander Hamilton

Born: January 11, 1757

Died: July 12, 1804

Nationality: American

Occupation: Politician

Biography: Alexander Hamilton was a Founding Father, soldier, economist, political philosopher, one of America's first constitutional lawyers and the first United States Secretary of the Treasury.

Source/Notes: The works of Alexander Hamilton: containing his correspondence, and his political and official writings, exclusive of the Federalist, civil and military (1851 edition)

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Source/Notes: At New York convention on adoption of federal Constitution, Poughkeepsie, N.Y., on 27 June 1788.

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