Andrew Jackson was born in 1767 in the Waxhaws region between North Carolina and South Carolina.
Andrew Jackson was major general in the War of 1812 against the United Kingdom of Great Britain. Due to his success and bravery, he led the American forces against the British in theBattle of New Orleans in 1815.
Indian Removal Act
Jackson was elected the seventh president of the United States in 1828.
Andrew Jackson Donelson and Emily Tennessee Donelson marry.
Indian Removal Act signed by President Jackson. Congress authorizes funds for removal treaties to be negotiated with Indian tribes living east of the Mississippi River.
After completing his second term in the White House he died on June 8, 1845, at the age of 78. The cause of death was lead poisoning by two bullets that had remained in his chest for several years.