COMPLETE BOOK OF HISTORIC PRESIDENTIAL FIRSTS by Michael Duvalle
WITH FASCINATING DETAILS & FACTUAL TID-BITS

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"This book can serve as an important reference guide to political reporters, historians, students, elected and non-elected officials, political campaigners, game shows and trivia buffs while at the same time offer a historical profile of presidential first with fascinating tidbits and major events during the presidency of each president (first to forty-third) is in chronological order.

 • The only vice president to serve two-full terms as President.[Jefferson]
 • First sitting congressman to be elected president.[Garfield]
 • First sitting senator to be elected president. [Harding]
 • First president to die in office.[Harrison]
 • First/only bachelor president.[Buchanan]
 • First president to have blacks in the White House.[Lincoln]
 • First to have telephone installed the White House.[Hayes]
 • First/only president to be married in the White House.[Cleveland]
 • First to install electricity in the White House.[Ben Harrison]
 • First to create a war room in the White House, with maps.[ McKinley]
 • First president to receive a Nobel Peace Prize.[Teddy Roosevelt]
 • First president to introduce income tax.[Wilson]
 • First/only president to be born on the Fourth of July.[Coolidge]
 • The first/only president to be elected four times.[F. D. Roosevelt]
 • The last president that was not a college graduate.[Truman]
 • First president to travel in a nuclear-powered submarine.[Eisenhower]
 • First/only Roman Catholic president.[Kennedy]
 • The first president to visit all fifty states.[Nixon]
 • The longest living president.[Ford] (93 years and 165 days)
 • The first president that was born in a hospital.[Carter]
 • Who was the oldest president when inaugurated. [Reagan]
 • First son of a president to be reelected.[G.W. Bush]
 • The first and only African American president. [Obama]
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Published June 30, 2009 by Xlibris. 308 pages
Genres: History, Biographies & Memoirs, Political & Social Sciences. Non-fiction

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