One poll taken by historians and political scientists, which incorperates public opinion, ranks past US Presidents in order from best to worst. The polls are based on their effectiveness and accomplishments in a broad ra... More » History Modern History US History, the White House site and the Library of Congress site have a list of the Presidents of the United States in chronological order. The first two lists are numbered, so users can quickly find which number... More » History Modern History US History

As of 2015, there have been 44 presidents in the history of the United States. The first president was George Washington, elected in 1789. After two terms in office, he was followed by John Adams, Thomas Jefferson, James... More »

George Washington, Abraham Lincoln and Franklin Roosevelt are commonly ranked among the most important American presidents by political historians. These three men helped to shape American history and left a lasting infl... More » History Modern History US History

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 »

Find top ten lists of the historians' presidential rankings at, and the New York Daily News. In conjunction with C-SPAN, the 65 historians ranked each president by 10 leadership qualities, including pu... More » History Modern History US History

According to survey results that appeared in the Washington Post in 2014, the top five U.S. presidents in order are Abraham Lincoln, George Washington, Franklin D. Roosevelt, Theodore Roosevelt and Thomas Jefferson. The ... More »