aaron burr :
- n United States politician who served as vice president under Jefferson; he mortally wounded his political rival Alexander Hamilton in a duel and fled south (1756-1836)
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- Ohio Chautauqua kicks off in Madison with frontier aristocrat (with video)
Mayor Sam Britton and Trustee Chairman Pete Wayman challenged each other in a duel Tuesday evening, but it wasn't to settle tensions between the village and township in Madison. Rather, the two elected leaders volunteered to re-enact the famous political gun match between Founding Father Alexander Hamilton and Vice President Aaron Burr as part of this week's Ohio Chautauqua.
July 3, 2013 - The News-Herald