William McKinley

Who was William McKinley?

William McKinley was the 25th president of the United States, serving from March 4, 1897, until his assassination six months into his second term.

William McKinley
William McKinley
  • Birth: January 29, 1843 at Niles, Ohio as William McKinley Jr.
  • Death: September 14, 1901 at Buffalo, New York

Benjamin Harrison

Who was Benjamin Harrison?

Benjamin Harrison was an American politician and lawyer who served as the 23rd president of the United States from 1889 to 1893.

Benjamin Harrison
Benjamin Harrison
  • Birth: August 20, 1833 at North Bend, Ohio
  • Death: March 13, 1901 at Indianapolis, Indiana

Grover Cleveland

Who was Grover Cleveland?

Grover Cleveland was an American politician and lawyer who was the 22nd and 24th president of the United States, the only president in American history to serve two non-consecutive terms in office (1885–1889 and 1893–1897)

Grover Cleveland
Grover Cleveland
  • Birth: March 18, 1837 at Caldwell, New Jersey as Stephen Grover Cleveland
  • Death: June 24, 1908 at Princeton, New Jersey

Chester Arthur

Who was Chester Arthur?

Chester Arthur was an American attorney and politician who served as the 21st president of the United States from 1881 to 1885.

Chester Arthur
Chester Arthur
  • Birth: October 5, 1829 at Fairfield, Vermont as Chester Alan Arthur
  • Death: November 18, 1886 at New York, New York

James Garfield

Who was James Garfield?

James Garfield was the 20th president of the United States, serving from March 4, 1881 until his death by assassination six and a half months later.

James Garfield
James Garfield
  • Birth: November 19, 1831 at Cuyahoga County, Ohio as James Abram Garfield
  • Death: September 19, 1881 at Elberon, New Jersey

Rutherford B. Hayes

Who was Rutherford B. Hayes?

Rutherford B. Hayes was the 19th president of the United States from 1877 to 1881, having served also as an American representative and governor of Ohio.

Rutherford B. Hayes
Rutherford B. Hayes
  • Birth: October 4, 1822 at Delaware, Ohio as Rutherford Birchard Hayes
  • Death: January 17, 1893 at Fremont, Ohio

Ulysses S. Grant

Who was Ulysses S. Grant?

Ulysses S. Grant was an American soldier, politician, and international statesman who served as the 18th president of the United States from 1869 to 1877.

Ulysses S. Grant
Ulysses S. Grant
  • Birth: April 27, 1822 at Point Pleasant, Ohio as Hiram Ulysses Grant
  • Death: July 23, 1885 at Wilton, New York

Andrew Johnson

Who was Andrew Johnson?

Andrew Johnson was the 17th president of the United States, serving from 1865 to 1869.

Andrew Johnson

Andrew Johnson

  • Birth: December 29, 1808 at Raleigh, North Carolina
  • Death: July 31, 1875 near Elizabethton, Tennessee

Abraham Lincoln

Who was Abraham Lincoln?

Abraham Lincoln was an American statesman and lawyer who served as the 16th president of the United States from 1861 until his assassination in April 1865.

Abraham Lincoln
Abraham Lincoln
  • Birth: February 12, 1809 at LaRue County, Kentucky
  • Death: April 15, 1865 at Washington, D.C.

James Buchanan

Who was James Buchanan?

James Buchanan was the 15th president of the United States (1857–1861), serving prior to the American Civil War.

James Buchanan
James Buchanan
  • Birth: April 23, 1791 near Cove Gap, Pennsylvania as James Buchanan Jr.
  • Death: June 1, 1868 at Lancaster, Pennsylvania