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Presidents of the United States

Presidents of the United States
PresidentPolitical PartyDates in OfficeVice President(s)
George Washington 1789–97John Adams
John AdamsFederalist1797–1801Thomas Jefferson
Thomas JeffersonDemocratic-Republican1801–9Aaron Burr, 1801–5George Clinton, 1805–9
James MadisonDemocratic-Republican1809–17George Clinton, 1809–12(no Vice President, Apr., 1812–Mar., 1813)Elbridge Gerry, 1813–14(no Vice President, Nov., 1814–Mar., 1817)
James MonroeDemocratic-Republican1817–25Daniel D. Tompkins
John Quincy AdamsDemocratic-Republican1825–29John C. Calhoun
Andrew JacksonDemocratic1829–37John C. Calhoun, 1829–32(no Vice President, Dec., 1832–Mar., 1833)Martin Van Buren, 1833–37
Martin Van BurenDemocratic1837–41Richard M. Johnson
William Henry HarrisonWhig1841John Tyler
John TylerWhig1841–45(no Vice President)
James Knox PolkDemocratic1845–49George M. Dallas
Zachary TaylorWhig1849–50Millard Fillmore
Millard FillmoreWhig1850–53(no Vice President)
Franklin PierceDemocratic1853–57William R. King, 1853(no Vice President, Apr., 1853–Mar., 1857)
James BuchananDemocratic1857–61John C. Breckinridge
Abraham LincolnRepublican1861–65Hannibal Hamlin, 1861–65Andrew Johnson, 1865
Andrew JohnsonDemocratic/National Union1865–69(no Vice President)
Ulysses Simpson GrantRepublican1869–77Schuyler Colfax, 1869–73Henry Wilson, 1873–75(no Vice President, Nov., 1875–Mar., 1877)
Rutherford Birchard HayesRepublican1877–81William A. Wheeler
James Abram GarfieldRepublican1881Chester A. Arthur
Chester Alan ArthurRepublican1881–85(no Vice President)
Grover ClevelandDemocratic1885–89Thomas A. Hendricks, 1885(no Vice President, Nov., 1885–Mar., 1889)
Benjamin HarrisonRepublican1889–93Levi P. Morton
Grover ClevelandDemocratic1893–97Adlai E. Stevenson
William McKinleyRepublican1897–1901Garret A. Hobart, 1897–99(no Vice President, Nov., 1899–Mar., 1901)Theodore Roosevelt, 1901
Theodore RooseveltRepublican1901–9(no Vice President, Sept., 1901–Mar., 1905)Charles W. Fairbanks, 1905–9
William Howard TaftRepublican1909–13James S. Sherman, 1909–12(no Vice President, Oct., 1912–Mar., 1913)
Woodrow WilsonDemocratic1913–21Thomas R. Marshall
Warren Gamaliel HardingRepublican1921–23Calvin Coolidge
Calvin CoolidgeRepublican1923–29(no Vice President, 1923–25)Charles G. Dawes, 1925–29
Herbert Clark HooverRepublican1929–33Charles Curtis
Franklin Delano RooseveltDemocratic1933–45John N. Garner, 1933–41Henry A. Wallace, 1941–45Harry S. Truman, 1945
Harry S. TrumanDemocratic1945–53(no Vice President, 1945–49)Alben W. Barkley, 1949–53
Dwight David EisenhowerRepublican1953–61Richard M. Nixon
John Fitzgerald KennedyDemocratic1961–63Lyndon B. Johnson
Lyndon Baines JohnsonDemocratic1963–69(no Vice President, 1963–65)Hubert H. Humphrey, 1965–69
Richard Milhous NixonRepublican1969–74Spiro T. Agnew, 1969–73(no Vice President, Oct. 10, 1973–Dec. 6, 1973)Gerald R. Ford, 1973–74
Gerald Rudolph FordRepublican1974–77(no Vice President, Aug. 9, 1974–Dec. 19, 1974)Nelson A. Rockefeller, 1974–77
Jimmy CarterDemocratic1977–81Walter F. Mondale
Ronald Wilson ReaganRepublican1981–89George H.W. Bush
George Herbert Walker BushRepublican1989–93J. Danforth Quayle
Bill ClintonDemocratic1993–2001Albert Gore, Jr.
George Walker BushRepublican2001–9Dick Cheney
Barack Hussein ObamaDemocratic2009–Joseph R. Biden, Jr.

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