WGN Morning News creates Hamilton style musical to honor President William Henry Harrison

This is an archived article and the information in the article may be outdated. Please look at the time stamp on the story to see when it was last updated.

CHICAGO, Ill. - It's President's Day, a day in which we typically honor Lincoln and Washington ... but what about William Henry Harrison?  We don't know a lot about Harrison, our ninth president, because his presidency lasted only 31 days. and with the popularity of the musical Hamilton, we thought that maybe Harrison would make a great show as well. Here's a song from the show that documents that fateful day when President Harrison delivered an Inaugural address that lasted an hour and 45 minutes, despite horrible weather conditions...which led to his untimely demise.

Notice: you are using an outdated browser. Microsoft does not recommend using IE as your default browser. Some features on this website, like video and images, might not work properly. For the best experience, please upgrade your browser.