Category: POTUS Facts

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POTUS Fact 17: First President to be Impeached

No President rose from abject, desperate and humble beginnings as the 17th President of the United States, Andrew Johnson (December 29, 1808 – July 31, 1875) who served as Commander-in-Chief from April 15, 1865 to March 4, 1869. Johnson succeeded to...

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POTUS Fact 15: The only Bachelor President

James Buchanan, Jr. (April 23, 1791 – June 1, 1868) was the 15th President of the United States from 1857–1861 and the last to be born in the 18th century. A member of the Democratic Party, he was the 17th United...

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POTUS Fact 14: First President born in the 19th Century

Franklin Pierce (November 23, 1804 – October 8, 1869) was the 14th President of the United States (1853–1857) who was addicted to and suffered from alcoholism throughout his life. Pierce, a New-Englander was born in Hillsborough, New Hampshire. He attended Bowdoin...

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POTUS Fact 6: First President whose Father was also a President

John Quincy Adams (July 11, 1767–February 23, 1848) was an American statesman who served as a diplomat, minister and ambassador to foreign nations, treaty negotiator, United States Senator, U.S. Representative (Congressman) from Massachusetts, and the sixth President of the United States...