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The Presidents of the United States


George Washington (bio)
Rank: First
Served: 1789-1797
Born: February 22, 1732
Born in: Wakefield, Wetmoreland County, VA
Died: December 14, 1799
Books about George Washington


John Adams (bio)
Rank: Second
Served: 1797-1801
Born: October 30, 1735
Born in: Braintree (now Quincy), MA
Died: July 4, 1826
Books about John Adams


Thomas Jefferson (bio)
Rank: Third
Served: 1801-1809
Born: April 13, 1743
Born in: Shadwell, Goochland (now Albemarle) County, VA
Died: July 4, 1826
Books about Thomas Jefferson


James Madison (bio)
Rank: Fourth
Served: 1809-1817
Born: March 16, 1751
Born in: Port Conway, King George County, VA
Died: June 28, 1836
Books about James Madison


James Monroe (bio)
Rank: Fifth
Served: 1817-1825
Born: April 28, 1758
Born in: Westmoreland County, VA
Died: July 4, 1831
Books about James Monroe


John Quincy Adams (bio)
Rank: Sixth
Served: 1825-1829
Born: July 11, 1767
Born in: Braintree (now Quincy), MA
Died: February 3, 1848
Books about John Quincy Adams


Andrew Jackson (bio)
Rank: Seventh
Served: 1829-1837
Born: March 15, 1767
Born in: Waxhaw district, on the border of NC and SC
Died: June 8, 1845
Books about Andrew Jackson


Martin Van Buren (bio)
Rank: Eighth
Served: 1837-1841
Born: December 5, 1782
Born in: Kinderhook, NY
Died: July 24, 1862
Books about Martin Van Buren


William Henry Harrison (bio)
Rank: Ninth
Served: 1841
Born: February 9, 1773
Born in: Berkeley, Charles City County, VA
Died: April 4, 1841
Books about William Henry Harrison


John Tyler (bio)
Rank: Tenth
Served: 1841-1845
Born: March 29, 1790
Born in: Greenway, Charles City County, VA
Died: January 18, 1862
Books about John Tyler


James Knox Polk (bio)
Rank: Eleventh
Served: 1845-1849
Born: November 2, 1795
Born in: Mecklenburg County, NC
Died: June 15, 1849
Books about James Knox Polk


Zachary Taylor (bio)
Rank: Twelfth
Served: 1849-1850
Born: November 24, 1784
Born in: Orange County, VA
Died: July 9, 1850
Books about Zachary Taylor


Millard Fillmore (bio)
Rank: Thirteenth
Served: 1850-1853
Born: January 7, 1800
Born in: Cayuga County, NY
Died: March 8, 1874
Books about Millard Fillmore


Franklin Pierce (bio)
Rank: Fourteenth
Served: 1853-1857
Born: November 23, 1804
Born in: Hillsboro, NH
Died: October 8, 1869
Books about Franklin Pierce


James Buchanan (bio)
Rank: Fifteenth
Served: 1857-1861
Born: April 23, 1791
Born in: Mercersburg, PA
Died: June 1, 1868
Books about James Buchanan


Abraham Lincoln (bio)
Rank: Sixteenth
Served: 1861-1865
Born: February 12, 1809
Born in: Hardin County, KY
Died: April 15, 1865
Books about Abraham Lincoln


Andrew Johnson (bio)
Rank: Seventeenth
Served: 1865-1869
Born: December 29, 1808
Born in: Raleigh, NC
Died: July 31, 1875
Books about Andrew Johnson


Ulysses S. Grant (bio)
Rank: Eighteenth
Served: 1869-1877
Born: April 27, 1822
Born in: Point Pleasant, OH
Died: July 23, 1885
Books about Ulysses S. Grant


Rutherford B. Hayes (bio)
Rank: Nineteenth
Served: 1877-1881
Born: October 4, 1822
Born in: Delaware, OH
Died: January 17, 1893
Books about Rutherford B. Hayes


James Abram Garfield (bio)
Rank: Twentieth
Served: 1881
Born: November 19, 1831
Born in: Orange, Cayuga County, OH
Died: September 19, 1881
Books about James Abram Garfield


Chester Alan Arthur (bio)
Rank: Twenty-first
Served: 1881-1885
Born: October 5, 1829
Born in: Fairfield, VT
Died: November 18, 1886
Books about Chester Alan Arthur


Grover Cleveland (bio)
Rank: Twenty-second and twenty-fourth
Served: 1885-1889 and 1893-1897
Born: March 18, 1837
Born in: Caldwell, NJ
Died: June 24, 1908
Books about Grover Cleveland


Benjamin Harrison (bio)
Rank: Twenty-third
Served: 1889-1893
Born: August 20, 1833
Born in: North Bend, OH
Died: March 13, 1901
Books about Benjamin Harrison


William McKinley (bio)
Rank: Twenty-fifth
Served: 1897-1901
Born: January 29, 1843
Born in: Niles, OH
Died: September 14, 1901
Books about William McKinley


Theodore Roosevelt (bio)
Rank: Twenty-sixth
Served: 1901-1909
Born: October 27, 1858
Born in: New York City, NY
Died: January 6, 1919
Books about Theodore Roosevelt


William Howard Taft (bio)
Rank: Twenty-seventh
Served: 1909-1913
Born: September 15, 1857
Born in: Cincinnati, OH
Died: March 8, 1930
Books about William Howard Taft


Woodrow Wilson (bio)
Rank: Twenty-eighth
Served: 1913-1921
Born: December 28, 1856
Born in: Staunton, VA
Died: February 23, 1924
Books about Woodrow Wilson


Warren G. Harding (bio)
Rank: Twenty-ninth
Served: 1921-1923
Born: November 2, 1865
Born in: near Corsica (now Blooming Grove), OH
Died: August 2, 1923
Books about Warren G. Harding


Calvin Coolidge (bio)
Rank: Thirtieth
Served: 1923-1929
Born: July 4, 1872
Born in: Plymouth, VT
Died: January 5, 1933
Books about Calvin Coolidge


Herbert Clark Hoover (bio)
Rank: Thirty-first
Served: 1929-1933
Born: August 10, 1874
Born in: West Branch, IA
Died: October 20, 1964
Books about Herbert Clark Hoover


Franklin Delano Roosevelt (bio)
Rank: Thirty-second
Served: 1933-1945
Born: January 30, 1882
Born in: Hyde Park, NY
Died: April 12, 1945
Books about Franklin Delano Roosevelt


Harry S. Truman (bio)
Rank: Thirty-third
Served: 1945-1953
Born: May 8, 1884
Born in: Lamar, MO
Died: December 26, 1972
Books about Harry S. Truman


Dwight David Eisenhower (bio)
Rank: Thirty-fourth
Served: 1953-1961
Born: October 14, 1890
Born in: Denison, TX
Died: March 28, 1969
Books about Dwight David Eisenhower


John Fitzgerald Kennedy (bio)
Rank: Thirty-fifth
Served: 1961-1963
Born: May 29, 1917
Born in: Brookline, MA
Died: November 22, 1963
Books about John Fitzgerald Kennedy


Lyndon B. Johnson (bio)
Rank: Thirty-sixth
Served: 1963-1969
Born: August 27, 1908
Born in: near Stonewall, TX
Died: January 22, 1973
Books about Lyndon B. Johnson


Richard Milhous Nixon (bio)
Rank: Thirty-seventh
Served: 1969-1974
Born: January 9, 1913
Born in: Yorba Linda, CA
Died: April 22, 1994
Books about Richard Milhous Nixon


Gerald Rudolph Ford (bio)
Rank: Thirty-eighth
Served: 1974-1977
Born: July 14, 1913
Born in: Omaha, NE
Died: December 26, 2006
Books about Gerald Rudolph Ford


Jimmy (James Earl) Carter (bio)
Rank: Thirty-ninth
Served: 1977-1981
Born: October 1, 1924
Born in: Plains, GA
Died:
Books about Jimmy Carter


Ronald Wilson Reagan (bio)
Rank: Fortieth
Served: 1981-1989
Born: February 6, 1911
Born in: Tampico, IL
Died: June 5, 2004
Books about Ronald Wilson Reagan


George H.W. Bush (bio)
Rank: Forty-first
Served: 1989-1993
Born: June 12, 1924
Born in: Milton, MA
Died:
Books about George Herbert Walker Bush


Bill (William Jefferson) Clinton (bio)
Rank: Forty-second
Served: 1993-2001
Born: August 19, 1946
Born in: Hope, AR
Died:
Books about Bill Clinton


George W. Bush (bio)
Rank: Forty-third
Served: 2001-2009
Born: July 6, 1946
Born in: New Haven, CT
Died:
Books about George W. Bush


Barack H. Obama (bio)
Rank: Forty-fourth
Served: 2009-
Born: August 4, 1961
Born in: Honolulu, HI
Died:
Books about Barack Obama






The American Patriot's Almanac: Daily Readings on America (Hardcover) by William J. Bennett (Author) and John Cribb (Author)



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America: The Last Best Hope (Volume I): From the Age of Discovery to a World at War by William J. Bennett



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America: The Last Best Hope (Volume II): From a World at War to the Triumph of Freedom by William J. Bennett