US President List in Order: Facts, Information, History:
Terms in Office, Political Party, Years in Office, Requirements for Presidency

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US President Facts

  • There have been 4 presidents assassinated - Lincoln, Garfield, McKinley, Kennedy
  • Three died of natural causes in office - Harrison, Harding, FDR
  • One president only to serve 4 consecutive terms - FDR.
  • One to resign - Nixon.
President Years in Office Political Party

1. George Washington

1789-1797

Federalist

2. J. Adams

1797-1801

Federalist

3. Thomas Jefferson

1801-1809

Democratic-Republican

4. James Madison

1809-1817

Democratic Republican

5. Monroe

1817-1825

Democratic Republican

6. J.Q. Adams

1825-1829

Democratic Republican

7. Andrew Jackson

1829-1837

Democratic

8. Van Buren

1837-1841

Democratic

9. W.H. Harrison (died in office)

1841

Whig

10. Tyler

1841-1845

Whig

11. James K Polk

1845-1849

Democratic

12. Taylor

1849-1850

Whig

13. Fillmore

1850-1853

Whig

14. Pierce

1853-1857

Democratic

15. Buchanan

1857-1861

Democratic

16. Lincoln (assassinated)

1861-1865

Republican

17. A. Johnson

1865-1869

Union

18. Grant

1869-1877

Republican

19. Hayes

1877-1881

Republican

20. Garfield (assassinated)

1881

Republican

21. Arthur

1881-1885

Republican

22. Cleveland

1885-1889

Democratic

23. Harrison

1889-1893

Republican

24. Cleveland (2nd non consecutive term)

1893-1897

Democratic

25. McKinley (assassinated)

1897-1901

Republican

26. T. Roosevelt

1901-1909

Republican

27. Taft

1909-1913

Republican

28. Wilson

1913-1921

Democratic

29. Harding (died in office)

1921-1923

Republican

30. Coolidge

1923-1929

Republican

31. Hoover

1929-1933

Republican

32. F.D. Roosevelt (died in office, 4 consecutive terms)

1933-1945

Democratic

33. Truman

1945-1953

Democratic

34. Eisenhower

1953-1961

Republican

35. Kennedy (assassinated)

1961-1963

Democratic

36. L.B. Johnson

1963-1969

Democratic

37. Nixon (resigned)

1969-1974

Republican

38. Ford

1974-1977

Republican

39. Carter

1977-1981

Democratic

40. Reagan

1981-1989

Republican

41. G. Bush

1989-1993

Republican

42. Clinton

1993-2001

Democratic

43. G. W. Bush

2001-

republican

Requirements for Presidency

  1. Must be 35 years old
  2. Must be a citizen born in the USA
  3. Must have lived in USA for 14 consecutive years