Facts about Benjamin Harrison~ Benjamin was born on August 20, 1833 in North Bend, Ohio, U.S. He died on March 13, 1901 at the age of 67 in Indianapolis, Indiana, U.S. His Wife's names were Caroline Scott (1853-1892; her death) and Mary Scott (1896- 1901; his death). His childrens names were Russell, Mary, and Elizabeth. His religion is Presbyterianism. He went to Miami University, a farmer's college. Benjamin became president by defeating a democrat, Grover Cleveland. President Benjamin Harrison signed Sherman Antitrust Act of 1890 into a law.