25 Things You Probably Didn’t Know About US Presidents

Posted by , Updated on April 18, 2014


Did you know that Abraham Lincoln was a wrestling champion? Or that Andrew Jackson was involved in over 100 duels? These are 25 things you probably didn’t know about US presidents.

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Abraham Lincoln was dangerous in a wrestling ring. He even made it to the Wrestling Hall of Fame

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John Tyler had 15 children, more than any other president. Two of his grandsons are still alive today.

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During his presidency, Franklin Pierce was arrested for running over a woman with his horse. Charges were later dropped due to a lack of evidence.

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In his youth, Andrew Johnson apprenticed as a tailor. Even as president, he never stopped making his own suits.

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James Buchanan regularly bought slaves in Washington, D.C. and quietly freed them in Pennsylvania.

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