The last five U.S. presidents were Donald Trump, Barack Obama, George W. Bush, Bill Clinton, and George H.W. Bush. With the exception of George H.W. Bush and Donald Trump, each president served two terms in office. More »

The best U.S. presidents were Abraham Lincoln, George Washington and Franklin D. Roosevelt, according to the American Political Science Association's 2014 survey. The survey also ranked Theodore Roosevelt and Thomas Jeff... More » History Modern History US History

The American Civil War spanned from April 1861 to May 1865 and was the result of a longer conflict regarding slavery in the United States. More »

The last 10 Presidents of the United States in descending order from the most recent are Donald Trump, Barack Obama, George W. Bush, Bill Clinton, George H.W. Bush, and Ronald Reagan. The list continues with Jimmy Carter... More »

The 2nd president of the United States, John Adams, was the father of the 6th president, John Quincy Adams, and the 41st president, George H.W. Bush, is the father of the 43rd president, George W. Bush. They are the only... More »

As of 2015, there are four former presidents of the United States still living: Jimmy Carter, George Bush, Bill Clinton and George W. Bush. George Bush is the oldest of the four. More »

As of September 2015, Barack Obama had signed a total of 219 executive orders, less than the 291 signed by George W. Bush before him. Obama has averaged 33 executive orders per year during his presidency, while Bush aver... More »