This a List of Presidents of the United States in the JFK Lives Timeline. The President of the United States is the head of state and the head of government of the United States.As chief of the executive branch and head of the federal government as a whole, the Presidency is the highest political official position in the United States by influence and recognition.
There are currently four living former presidents. The most recent former president to die was George H. W. Bush on November 30, 2018. The presidency of William Henry Harrison, who died 31 days after taking office in 1841, was the shortest in American history.
After President John F. Kennedy was assassinated in 1963, Vice-President Johnson became President. In 1964, Johnson was easily elected President. Johnson created a "war on poverty" and escalated the unpopular Vietnam War. Johnson did not run for a second term. Johnson served as President from 1963 until 1969.
John F. Kennedy (January 20, 1961—November 22, 1963). Democratic. Also known as JFK. At age 43 Kennedy was the second youngest president ever when elected, after Theodore Roosevelt. JFK was the only president to have won a Pulitzer Prize and the only Catholic president.
Lyndon Baines Johnson became president after President John Fitzgerald Kennedy's assassination. Johnson had been Kennedy's vice president. He served out the remainder of Kennedy's term, won re-election in 1964 and retired from politics in 1969.
This is a list of presidents of the United States by age.The first table charts the age of each United States president at the time of presidential inauguration (first inauguration if elected to multiple and consecutive terms), upon leaving office, and at the time of death. Where the president is still living, their lifespan is calculated up to July 14, 2019.
U.S. Presidents in chronological order with their respective Vice Presidents Below you will find a complete list of U.S. Presidents. Each President of the United States appears numerically along with the years they served in office and their respective Vice Presidents.
List of Presidents by Political Party The purpose of this site is to provide researchers, students, teachers, politicians, journalists, and citizens a complete resource guide to the US Presidents. Feel free to make a link to this or any other page on this web site.
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There are three ways a president can leave office mid-term: death, resignation or impeachment. Eight presidents have died in office. Four of these presidents, Abraham Lincoln, James Garfield, William McKinley and John Kennedy, were assassinated (five other sitting presidents have survived assassination attempts).