Showing posts with label U.S. President. Show all posts
Showing posts with label U.S. President. Show all posts

Tuesday, July 23, 2013

3 Facts about U.S Presidents



      3 Facts about U.S Presidents


  • More presidents born in the state of Virginia than any other states!
  • So far, no president has been an only Child!
  • All U.S presidents have worn glasses; probably some of them didn't choose to wear in public




Check out this clip!

ONE day U.S President!



One Day President In U.S History

David Rice Atchison was the only one president in U.S history who served the nation for only ONE day, Yes! That's right only 1 day, not for 4 years or 8 years.





                                                           

Source: Parrish, William E. David Rice Atchison of Missouri: Border Politician. Columbia: University of Missouri Press, 1961.

Saturday, June 22, 2013

The Shortest U.S President


James Madison was the shortest president in the history of U.S presidency. Here's a very brief description of James Madison: 

  •  He was only 5"4  
  • James Madison (1751-1836) from Virginia, was founding father of the United States and the 4th American president.  
  • He served in the office from 1809 - 1817 
  • An Advocate for a strong federal government. 
  • He composed the first drafts of the U.S. Constitution and the Bill of Rights and earned the nickname " Father of the Constitution


Source: “James Madison.” 2013. The History Channel website. Jun 22 2013, 3:37 http://www.history.com/topics/james-madison

How many words are there in English?

Unfortunately, there's no exact count of the number of words in the English language because languages are flexible and expanding.