Franklin Pierce

Who was Franklin Pierce?

Franklin Pierce was the 14th president of the United States (1853–1857), a northern Democrat who saw the abolitionist movement as a fundamental threat to the unity of the nation.

Franklin Pierce
Franklin Pierce
  • Birth: November 23, 1804 at Hillsborough, New Hampshire
  • Death: October 8, 1869 at Concord, New Hampshire

Millard Fillmore

Who is Millard Fillmore?

Millard Fillmore was the 14th president of the United States (1853–1857), a northern Democrat who saw the abolitionist movement as a fundamental threat to the unity of the nation.

Millard Fillmore
Millard Fillmore
  • Birth: January 7, 1800 at Cayuga County, New York
  • Death: March 8, 1874 at Buffalo, New York

James K. Polk

Who was James K. Polk?

James K. Polk was the 11th president of the United States, serving from 1845 to 1849.

James K. Polk
James K. Polk
  • Birth: November 2, 1795 at Mecklenburg County, North Carolina as James Knox Polk
  • Death: June 15, 1849 at Nashville, Tennessee

John Tyler

Who was John Tyler?

John Tyler was the tenth president of the United States from 1841 to 1845 after briefly serving as the tenth vice president (1841)

John Tyler
John Tyler
  • Birth: March 29, 1790 at Charles City County, Virginia
  • Death: January 18, 1862 at Richmond, Virginia

William Henry Harrison

Who was William Henry Harrison?

William Henry Harrison was an American military officer and politician who served as the ninth president of the United States in 1841.

William Henry Harrison
William Henry Harrison
  • Birth: February 9, 1773 at Charles City County, Virginia
  • Death: April 4, 1841 at Washington, D.C.

Martin Van Buren

Who was Martin Van Buren?

Martin Van Buren was an American statesman who served as the eighth president of the United States from 1837 to 1841.

Martin Van Buren
Martin Van Buren
  • Birth: December 5, 1782 at Kinderhook, New York
  • Death: July 24, 1862 at Kinderhook, New York

James Monroe

Who was James Monroe?

James Monroe was an American statesman, lawyer, diplomat and Founding Father who served as the fifth president of the United States from 1817 to 1825.

James Monroe
James Monroe
  • Birth: April 28, 1758 at Westmoreland County, Virginia
  • Death: July 4, 1831 at New York, New York