Who was the Greatest President of the United States of America?

Abraham Lincoln was voted best US president yet again! The results were obtained from a survey of 65 historians and Abe retained his first position out of 42 presidents yet again.

Franklin D. Roosevelt ranked 3 out of 42 while John F, Kennedy came in at 6th place. Ronald Reagan, film star and big spender, came in at 1oth while Bill Clinton, the financial conservative president, jumped from number 21 (2000) to number 15.

Richard Nixon, the naughty President, came in at number 27 while Jimmy Carter, also another financial conservative President came in at number 25.

Ladies and gentlemen, guess what did George W. Bush get?

suspense

suspense

suspense

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Number 36!!!! That is so cool!!!! It is really number 6!!!!

From the bottom….

Anyway, here is the list of US presidents:

1. George Washington: 1789-1797, Founder of US, French Revolution

2. John Adams: 1797 – 1801

3. Thomas Jefferson: 1801 – 1809, Louisiana Purchase

4. James Madison: 1809 – 1817

5. James Monroe: 1817 – 1825, Monroe Doctrine

6. John Quincy Adams: 1825 – 1829

7.Andrew Jackson: 1829 -1837

8. Martin Van Buren: 1837 – 1841

9. William H. Harrison: 1841

10. John Tyler: 1841 – 1845

11. James K. Polk: 1845 – 1849

12. Zachary Taylor: 1849 – 1850

13. Millard Fillmore: 1850 – 1853

14. Franklin Pierce: 1853 – 1857

15. James Buchanan: 1857 -1861

16.Abraham Lincoln: 1861 – 1865, Abolish slavery

17. Andrew Johnson: 1865 – 1869

18. Ulysses S. Grant: 1869 – 1877

19. Rutherford B. Hayes: 1877 – 1881

20. James A. Garfield: 1881

21. Chester A. Arthur: 1881 – 1885

22. Grover Cleveland: 1885 – 1889

23. Benjamin Harrison: 1889 – 1893

24. Grover Cleveland: 1893 – 1897

25. William McKinley: 1897 – 1901

26. Theodore Roosevelt: 1901 – 1909, Spanish-American War, Construction of Panama Canal

27. William H. Taft: 1909 – 1913

28. Woodrow Wilson: 1913 – 1921, America enters World War I

29. Warren G. Harding: 1921 – 1923

30. Calvin Coolidge: 1923 – 1929

31. Herbert Hoover: 1929 – 1933, The Great Depression

32. Franklin D. Roosevelt: 1933 -1945, The New Deal, World War II, Pearl Harbor

33. Harry S. Truman: 1933 – 1945, End of World War II, the Truman Doctrine, the Marshall Plan, the Cold War

34. Dwight D. Eisenhower: 1953 – 1961, the Korean War

35. John F. Kennedy: 1961 – 1963, the Bay of Pigs, the Cuban Missile Crisis

36. Lyndon B Johnson: 1963 – 1969, the Vietnam War

37. Richard M. Nixon: 1969 – 1974, the Opec Oil Crisis, The collapse of the Gold Standard

38. Gerald R. Ford: 1974 – 1977

39. Jimmy Carter: 1977 – 1981

40. Ronald Reagan: 1981 – 1989, wins the arms race against the Soviet Union

41. George Bush: 1989 – 1993, First Gulf War

42. Bill Clinton: 1993 – 2001, First Budget Surplus in ages

43. George W. Bush: 2001 – 2008, September 11, The Second Gulf War, The Sub-prime Mortgage Crisis

44. Barrack Hussein Obama: 2008—–, First African American President

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Comments
One Response to “Who was the Greatest President of the United States of America?”
  1. lizii says:

    Who came last?

    By the way, and not to be offensive or anything, but god, only Americans would vote on best presidents.

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