Historical Blind Item: Annals of Incivility Edition

Where the man fell.
Where the man fell.
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Here is a historical blind item.

Today is the anniversary of the (eventually) fatal shooting of this two-timing adoptive New Yorker. He liked banks and centralized government and writing argumentative letters; lots of his fellow founding fathers hated him, probably because he was the only attractive attendee of the Continental Congress. Like so many before him, New Jersey was his downfall. Can you guess the hot-headed hottie?


(Answer.) (In the future these will be harder.)

Senior Editor, Attic Haunter, Jezebel

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Hamilton.  At first I thought it was Burr, then remembered he was the shooter, not the shootee.