Knowing Your Presidents

By jsin134
  • George Washington (1789-1797)

    George Washington (1789-1797)
    George Washington was the first president of the united states. On February 22, 1732 George Washington was born. George Washington was the only of all Founding Fathers to free his slaves.
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    Presidents

  • John Adams (1797-1801)

    John Adams (1797-1801)
    John Adams was the second president. He was one of the most influential presidents. He was involved with the drafting of the Constitution and played a very important role in the formation of the United States
  • Thomas Jefferson (1801-1809)

    Thomas Jefferson (1801-1809)
    Thomas Jefferson was the third president. He was
    was one of the most intriguing figures of his era. Writer of the Declaration of Independence, he played a crucial role in early American history. As president, he was involved with the Louisiana Purchase of 1803 and the Lewis and Clark Expedition.
  • James Madison (1809-1817)

    James Madison (1809-1817)
    James Madison was the forth president. Madison was one of the primary creators of the United States Constitution and the Bill of Rights.
  • James Monroe (1817-1825)

    James Monroe (1817-1825)
    James Monroe was the fifth president. He wrote the Monroe doctrine. He was the last founding father of America.
  • John Quincy Adams (1825-1829)

    John Quincy Adams (1825-1829)
    John Quincy Adams was the sixth president. He was born in Massachusetts before the US became a country. Adams wife raised silkworms. She had the silk used in her gowns.
  • Andrew Jackson (1829-1837)

    Andrew Jackson (1829-1837)
    Andrew Jackson was the seventh president. He also believed that the earth was flat.
  • Martin Van Buren (1837-1841)

    Martin Van Buren (1837-1841)
    Martin Van Buren was the eighth president. He was the first president who was born an American citizen.
  • William Henry Harrison (1841)

    William Henry Harrison (1841)
    William Henry Harrison was the ninth president. William Henry Harrison served the shortest time of any American President—only thirty-two days. He also was the first President from the Whig Party.
  • John Tyler (1841-1845)

    John Tyler (1841-1845)
    John Tyler was the tenth president. He assumed office after the death of President William Henry Harrison.
  • James K. Polk (1845-1849)

    James K. Polk (1845-1849)
    James K. Polk was the eleventh president. Polk served in the Tennessee legislature and the U.S. Congress.
  • Zachary Taylor (1849-1850)

    Zachary Taylor (1849-1850)
    Zachary Taylor was the twelth president
  • Millard Fillmore (1850-1853)

    Millard Fillmore (1850-1853)
    Millard Fillmore was th thirteenth president
  • Franklin Pierce (1853-1857)

    Franklin Pierce (1853-1857)
    Franklin Pierce was the fourteenth president
  • James Buchanan (1857-1861)

    James Buchanan (1857-1861)
    James Buchanan was the fifthteenth president
  • Abraham Lincoln (1861-1865)

    Abraham Lincoln (1861-1865)
    Abraham Lincoln was the sixtheenth president. He was the first president to be assassinated. Lincoln, one week before his death, had a dream of someone crying in the White House, when he found the room; he looked in and asked who had passed away. The man in the room said the President. When he looked in the coffin it was his own face he saw.
  • Andrew Johnson (1865-1869)

    Andrew Johnson (1865-1869)
    Andrew Johnson was the seventeenth president
  • Ulysses S. Grant (1869-1877)

    Ulysses S. Grant (1869-1877)
    Ulysses S. Grant was the eighteenth president
  • Rutherford B. Hayes (1877-1881)

    Rutherford B. Hayes (1877-1881)
    Rutherford B. Hayes was the nineteenth president
  • James A. Garfield (1881)

    James A. Garfield (1881)
    James A. Garfield was the the twenith president
  • Chester A. Arthur (1881-1885)

    Chester A. Arthur (1881-1885)
    Chester A. Arthur was the twenty-first president
  • Grover Cleveland (1885-1889)

    Grover Cleveland (1885-1889)
    Grover Cleveland was the twenty-second president
  • Benjamin Harrison (1889-1893)

    Benjamin Harrison (1889-1893)
    Benjamin Harrison was the twenty-third president
  • Grover Cleveland (1893-1897)

    Grover Cleveland (1893-1897)
    Grover Cleveland was the twenty-fourth president
  • William McKinley (1897-1901)

    William McKinley (1897-1901)
    William McKinley was the twenty-fifth president
  • Theodore Roosevelt (1901-1909)

    Theodore Roosevelt (1901-1909)
    Theodore Roosevelt was the twenty-sixth president
  • William Howard Taft (1909-1913)

    William Howard Taft (1909-1913)
    William Howard Taft was the twenty-seventh president
  • Woodrow Wilson (1913-1921)

    Woodrow Wilson (1913-1921)
    Woodrow Wilson was the twenty-eighth president
  • Warren G. Harding (1921-1923)

    Warren G. Harding (1921-1923)
    Warren G. Harding was the twenty-ninth president
  • Calvin Coolidge (1923-1929)

    Calvin Coolidge (1923-1929)
    Calvin Coolidge was the thirtyth president
  • Herbert Hoover (1929-1933)

    Herbert Hoover (1929-1933)
    Herbert Hoover was the thirty-first president
  • Franklin D. Roosevelt (1933-1945)

    Franklin D. Roosevelt (1933-1945)
    Franklin D. Roosevelt was the thirty-second president
  • Harry S Truman (1945-1953)

    Harry S Truman (1945-1953)
    Harry S Truman was the thirty-third president
  • Dwight D. Eisenhower (1953-1961)

    Dwight D. Eisenhower (1953-1961)
    Dwight D. Eisenhower was the thirty-fourth president
  • John F. Kennedy (1961-1963)

    John F. Kennedy (1961-1963)
    John F. Kennedy was the thirty-fifth president
  • Lyndon B. Johnson (1963-1969)

    Lyndon B. Johnson (1963-1969)
    Lyndon B. Johnson was the thirty-sixth president
  • Richard Nixon (1969-1974)

    Richard Nixon (1969-1974)
    Richard Nixon was the thirty-seventh president
  • Gerald Ford (1974-1977)

    Gerald Ford (1974-1977)
    Gerald Ford was the thirty-eighth president
  • Jimmy Carter (1977-1981)

    Jimmy Carter (1977-1981)
    Jimmy Carter was the thirty-ninth president
  • Ronald Reagan (1981-1989)

    Ronald Reagan (1981-1989)
    Ronald Reagan was the fourtieth president
  • George H. W. Bush (1989-1993)

    George H. W. Bush (1989-1993)
    George H. W. Bush was the fourty-first president
  • Bill Clinton (1993-2001)

    Bill Clinton (1993-2001)
    Bill Clinton was the fourty-second president. Bill was the first in line to shake President John F. Kennedy's hand. It was then that he knew he wanted a career in public service and that he wanted to eventually run for an office.
  • George W. Bush (2001-2009)

    George W. Bush (2001-2009)
    George W. Bush was the fourty-third president. •Bush was nearly assassinated in 2005, while visiting the Soviet State of Georgia. A man named Vladimir Arutyunian threw a live grenade at him; fortunately it failed to explode.
  • Barack Obama (2009-now)

    Barack Obama (2009-now)
    Barack Obama is the fourty-fourth president. He is bi-racial.