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He was Governor of New York. His brother was Governor of Arkansas. His nephew was Governor of West Virginia.
After four years as Vice President, he headed west. He ended up getting charged with treason.
This former Vice President served as a brigadier general and major general in the Civil War...
This former Vice President was nominated for his old job in 1900, four years after leaving office.
He was the first Vice President selected under the 25th Amendment.
Reports stated that he was the soldier who killed Tecumseh...
This future Vice President was so unknown that his running mate didn't recognize his name upon being informed of his placement on the ticket...
He introduced the Honeydew melon to China.
Raised in a Dutch household, this Vice President spoke with a Dutch accent until the day he died.
This Vice President was referred to as 'Assistant to the President'. His wife often filled in at state dinners for the epileptic First Lady.
With his running mate running a 'front porch' campaign, it was up to this future Vice President to make appearances on behalf of their ticket.
While Governor of Indiana, he laid the final brick at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway in 1909.
This future Vice President received a majority of his party's electoral votes for President in 1872...
Like his father, he served as Governor of Virginia...
The Republicans put him on the 1900 ticket to get him out of the spotlight...
He was the last Vice President to wear facial hair while in office.
Tommy Lee Jones was a housemate of this future Vice President while both attended Harvard.
The desk of this Vice President, whose adopted surname was the same as a future President, ended up in the Oval Office during the Nixon and Ford years.
This Vice President was born a dual citizen. His detractors claimed he was born in Canada.
He was the first Governor of New York.
This Vice President wrote the melody for 'It's All In The Game', an influential pop standard.
This Vice President lived longer than any other, dying just short of his 99th birthday.
This Republican was a Congressman, CIA director, head of the Republican National Committee and Special Liaison to China before becoming Vice President.
As a US Senator from Tennessee during the Civil War, he refused to resign as all of his Southern colleagues had...
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He was the father of the University of Buffalo.
In 1912, he threw out the ceremonial first pitch at Griffith Stadium.
The US Vice Presidential Museum is located at the Center named for him.
This one-time Senate Majority Leader was the first Vice President dubbed 'Veep'.
For 175 years, he was the only Vice President to have been the father of a President.
He was only out of law school for four years before becoming Minnesota Attorney General at age 32.
He and his wife were the first two recipients of a Medicare card.
This Vice President hosted a syndicated talk radio show broadcast throughout his home state.
Ever seen the Vikings play at home? You've been in a stadium named for him.
He was the first Roman Catholic Vice President.
He's the namesake for Texas' second most populous county...
Having already served as a US Senator from Maine for over twelve years, he returned after an eight-year absence.
He was the father of the University of Virginia.
He served as Governor of New York during the War of 1812.
This future Vice President drove the first rivet into the Statue of Liberty.
He was the first Greek-American Vice President.
He was the only Vice President sworn in on foreign soil...
He served as Speaker of the House for six years (1863-1869) before becoming Vice President.
In December 1832, he was the first Vice President to resign.
This Vice President was the only sitting Senate Majority Leader to become Vice President.
Ever been in the second largest city in Alaska? It's named for this Hoosier.
He ran for Governor of California the year after leaving the Vice Presidency.
As Governor of Massachusetts, he was accused of redrawing legislative districts to favor his party.
Previously White House Chief of Staff and Secretary of Defense, this Vice President was no stranger to the Executive Branch.

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