History Quiz / Ultimate President Trivia

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How many Presidents earned a degree from Harvard?
Who is the only Pres to serve in Congress after being Pres?
Which Pres was ambassador to the UN?
Which Pres pardoned the most people?
Who was the first Republican Pres?
Who instituted the Interstate Highway system?
How many Presidents have practiced law in some capacity?
Who has been Vice Pres to two different Presidents?
How many Presidents have an MBA?
How many Presidents were Speaker of the House?
Which Pres often went skinny dipping in the Potomac River?
Which Pres smoked 20 cigars a day?
Which Pres killed a man who insulted his wife?
Under which Pres was the first White House destroyed?
Who served the most time in the Executive Branch (Pres plus VP)?
What Pres is credited with writing the Declaration of Independence?
Which Pres befriended Nathaniel Hawthorne in college?
Which Pres was never elected as Pres or Vice Pres?
How many Presidents have been governors?
Whose 'Doctrine' proclaimed that Europeans could no longer colonize the Americas?
Who fought in over a hundred duels?
How many votes away from impeachment was Andrew Johnson?
Which Pres vomited on a Japanese Prime Minister?
Whose pallbearers included Lincoln's son, Louis Tiffany, and Cornelius Vanderbilt?
After life in the navy, which Pres earned his living as a peanut farmer?
How many Presidents also served in Congress?
Which Pres was born on the 4th of July?
Who was Pres when unemployment hit 10.8%, the highest since the Great Depression?
___ was the heaviest Pres ever and ___ was the lightest.
___ Presidents died in office and ___ of those were assassinated.
Who is the only Pres to have had a divorce?
The largest mountain in North America is named after which Pres?
Which Pres served the shortest amount of time?
Which Pres took his oath on a book of law rather than a Bible?
Who was the only Pres associated with the Federalist Party?
Which Pres donated 6,500 of his books to the Library of Congress?
Who freed his slaves in the (unsuccessful) hope that it would inspire his successors to do the same?
Who was the first Pres to be assassinated?
Who was Pres at the end of Vietnam War?
Which Pres believed the Constitution should be drafted anew every generation?
Which Pres was in office when the S&P 500 first hit 1,500 and the Dow hit 10,000?
___ was the tallest Pres and ___ was the shortest.
Who once gambled the White House's china in a card game?
Who won the largest landslide in terms of popular votes?
Which two future Presidents served in the same Ohio regiment during the Civil War?
Name the two non-Presidents on current US paper currency.
Who was the first millionaire Pres?
Which postwar Pres had the highest overall approval rating average?
Who was the last Pres that was neither a Democrat or a Republican?
Who served the most years as an elected political official?
What was the surname of the two men who instituted the Square Deal and the New Deal?
The first televised debate was Nixon VS Kennedy in 1960. When was the next?
How many Presidents share a surname with at least one other Pres?
Which Pres said his greatest regret was not killing Congressmen Henry Clay and John C Calhoun?
Which Pres could speak in German while writing in Latin and Greek all at the same time?
How many Presidents were also Masons?
Whose middle initial (S) doesn't stand for anything?
In which state were the most Presidents (8) born?
Who is the only Pres to win a Pulitzer Prize?
___ was the youngest Pres elected and ___ was the oldest.
In what city was Kennedy assassinated?
Who was Pres when women were granted the right to vote?
___ was on the cover of Cosmo, but is the only postwar Pres not to be Time's Person of the Year.
___ was selected on the 49th ballot of the Democratic Party.
Who was the youngest Pres sworn in?
Though he suffered from dyslexia as a child, ___ is the only Pres to earn a PhD.
How many Senate Party Leaders have become President?
Who served as Pres the longest?
Who has been runner-up for Pres most?
Who was the only bachelor Pres?
Who was the first Pres to ride in an airplane, automobile, and a submarine?
Which Pres was Chief Justice of the Supreme Court?
How many Vice Presidents have eventually become Pres?
Which of our postwar Presidents had the lowest average unemployment?
The will of which 'silent' Pres was one sentence long?
The Louisiana Purchase occurred under which Pres?
The first salary of the Pres was $__ thousand and now it is $___ thousand.
Which future Pres fell down drunk during his VP inauguration speech?
___ gave the longest inaugural address and ___ gave the shortest.
Which Pres kept a lion and bear cub in the White House?
Who was the last Pres to win the Nobel Peace Prize?
We often say there have been 44 Presidents, but how many individuals have been Pres?
Which Pres vetoed the most bills?
Which Pres fathered a child at age 70?
Which Pres spoke English as a second language?
Which two Presidents signed the Declaration of Independence?
Which President's horse was shot out from under him four times in the Civil War?
Who was the only Pres to claim to have seen a UFO?
Which two Presidents are on both coins and bills?
How old was Jackson when he was admitted to the North Carolina bar?
How many Presidents have been generals?
In what year did Washington take office?
Who was the last Pres to own slaves?
How many Presidents were members of the Whig Party?
Which President is credited with writing the Constitution and Bill of Rights?
Which Pres had a son who would one day be Senate Majority Leader?
What determines the Pres if no one wins the electoral vote majority?
Who was the first Democratic Pres?
Which two presidents have been impeached?
Who was the last Pres to have serve in both the House and Senate?
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