Presidential Trivia (Weird Edition)

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Can you name the strange facts about specific US Presidents?

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Was once forced to sleep in the hallway of the White House during a visit by the Prince of Wales
Had the biggest feet of any US president (size 14)
An accomplished speed reader, he was reportedly able to read 2,000 words per minute
Was the first president to attend a baseball game
Donated his entire presidential salary to charity
Customarily swam nude in the Potomac River every morning
Had a custom-built bathtub installed in the White House
At 42, he was the youngest man to assume the office of President
Avid collector of Spider-Man and Conan the Barbarian comic books
Personally answered incoming phone calls to the White House
Prior to his presidency, worked as a fashion model and a park ranger at Yellowstone
Awoke before dawn to practice the piano for two hours every morning
Was the first president to travel on an airplane during his administration
Helped fight a fire at the Library of Congress that destroyed over 35,000 books
Got lost in the woods on the way to the White House
Wrote his own epitaph, completely omitting any mention of his presidency
Gave the longest inaugural address in US history - an interminable two hours - during a winter storm
The smallest US president, he stood just 5'4' and weighed a meager 100 pounds
Refused to answer the telephone while president
Raised sheep for their wool on the White House lawn

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