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Can you name the President who fits the description?

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Grandfather of first baby born in the White House
First Democrat elected president after the Civil War
Always wore a red carnation in his lapel for good luck
First president to live in the White House
First president to have been divorced
First president not born a British subject
Always insisted that Grace be said before a meal
First president to have an asteroid named after him
First president to fly in an airplane
First president to appear on a postage stamp
First president to have been a Rhodes scholar
First Boy Scout president
First president to wear trousers regularly (instead of knee breeches)
First president to die in office
Owned eighty pairs of pants, which he changed several times daily
First president to hold a press conference
First president sworn in by a woman
His daughter, Susan, held her senior prom at the White House
First president to appear on television
First president to use a telephone in the White House
Rode his horse sidesaddle into battle
First president to have his inauguration reported by telegraph
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First president to ride a train
First president born in a hospital
Had an electric horse installed in his White House bedroom
First president to serve on the Supreme Court
First and only bachelor president
Only president to name a son George Washington
Established the first permanent library in the White
First president to wear a beard while in office
Last president to have served as an officer in the Revolutionary War
First president to refuse publicly to eat broccoli
First African American president
His wife taught him to read and write
First president to speak over the radio
Juggled clubs to build up his muscles
First president to use electricity in the White House
Only president to get a speeding ticket while driving a horse
First president to have a veto overridden
First president to resign his office
First president to have fathered twins
Had a putting green installed on the White House lawn
First president to travel underwater in a modern submarine

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