(for a discussion of the history and nature of the presidency, see presidency of the united states of america) garfield, james a key events in the life of james.
Garfield, james abram, a representative from ohio and 20th president of the united states born in orange, cuyahoga county, ohio, november 19, 1831.
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Introduction james garfield (1831-81) was sworn in as the 20th us president in march 1881 and died in september of that same year from an assassin's bullet.
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