Updated January 12, 2021 | Infoplease Staff
Media coverage, famous addresses, inaugural trivia, and life after the presidency
Our Date to Inaugurate
Why on January 20?
The terse, the eloquent, the long-winded
Famous Inaugural Addresses
Lincoln, JFK, and other memorable speeches
Comprehensive Collection of Inaugural Addresses
From George Washington to Barack Obama
Who first rode to his inaugural in an automobile?
Oath of Office
"I do solemnly swear (or affirm) that I will faithfully execute the office of President..."
Presidential Oaths of Office: Dates and Locations
From Federal Hall to the U.S. Capitol, dates and locations of all presidential inaugurations
Having a Ball at the Inauguration
Behind-the-scenes at presidential parties
The Presidency: Old and New
- Biography of Donald Trump
- Biography of Mike Pence
- Biography: Barack Obama, Jr.
- Biography of Joseph Biden
- Presidents Who Were Related
- Life Before and After the Presidency
- Portraits of the Presidents
- Biographies of Presidents
- The White House
- Vice Presidents
- First Families
- Cabinet Members
- Presidential Libraries
- Burial Places of the Presidents
Here are the facts and trivia that people are buzzing about.