heapofhistory: “Martin Van Buren, the only President to speak English as a second language (his first was Dutch). He only served one term from 1837 to 1841. ”
President Gerald Ford and First Lady Betty Ford pause on the dance floor at a White House state dinner in honor of Egyptian President and Mrs. Anwar Sadat. October 27, 1975.
Grandsons of tenth president John Tyler are STILL ALIVE... and were born 140 YEARS after their grandfather
Two of John Tyler's grandsons - Lyon Tyler Jr. and Harrison Ruffin Tyler - are alive today, though their grandfather was born in the 18th century.