VOA Learning English: America's Presidents - William McKinley
William McKinley Jr. (January 29, 1843 – September 14, 1901) was the 25th president of the United States, from 1897 until his assassination in 1901. Before he became President, McKinley was a congressman and Governor of Ohio. During his term, Congress declared war against Spain in Latin America. This was the Spanish-American War (1898). After this war, the United States annexed Cuba, Guam, the Philippines, and Wake Island (now part of the "United States Minor Outlying Islands). Also, the U.S. deposed Queen Liliuokalani and annexed Hawaii. After McKinley's death, his vice president Theodore Roosevelt became president.
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