25 Interesting Things You Didn’t Know About George Washington

Did you know that before fighting against the British he actually fought for the British? These are 25 interesting things you didn’t know about George Washington.

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He started school at 6 years old and left at 15 to become a surveyor because his family was too poor to afford education

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At 26 he married Martha Custis who already had two children. Washington never had any kids of his own

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At 6 ft 2 in and 200 pounds he was one of the biggest presidents

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He had numerous toothaches so when he was 57 he had all his teeth pulled and from then on he wore false teeth

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Research performed on a set of Washington’s dentures in 2005 showed they were made of gold, ivory, lead, and human and animal teeth

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