He became president on the death of Zachary Taylor.
Millard Fillmore was the 13th President of the United States. (He was also the 12th Vice President)
umm... i dont care and i dont know because millard fillmore is hardly known and no one cares about this guy im only looking him up because i have to for school
She died at age 67 from natural causes on August 11, 1881, six years after her second husband, Millard Fillmore.
Fillmore and his first wife , Abigail Powers Fillmore, had twochildren, one son and one daughter: .
Millard Powers Fillmore (April 25, 1828 - November 15,1889 .
Mary Abigail Fillmore (March 27, 1832 - July 26, 1854)
In 1852 the United States and Peru were seriously close to armed conflict and all this fuss was over guano, large deposits of bird feces. Just before and immediately following the American Civil War, Agriculturists in the United States were seeking an effective fertilizer to reverse decades of...
Yes he did like being President.
The first White House library was created at the insistence of Mrs. Fillmore. (There is a false story, begun by H. L. Mencken, that Fillmore had the first White House bath tub put in. See the related question.)
The White House library was begun at the request of his wife. He may have had the first kitchen range added to the white house. H. L. Mencken published a story, later admitted to be a hoax, that Fillmore had the first bathtub put into the White House,
Millard Fillmore was born on January 7, 1800 and died on March 8, 1874. Millard Fillmore would have been 74 years old at the time of death or 215 years old today.
Millard Fillmore died on March 8, 1874 at the age of 74.
Fillmore was born on January 7, 1800 in Cayuga County, New York.
Smart, cool ,Funny , cute ,and brave
The 13th President of the United States was Millard Fillmore from July 9, 1850 to March 4, 1853
Millard Fillmore was an American.
"The American Louis Philippe".
Millard Filmore did not have any pets
he took office in July 9, 1850
Fillmore was Vice President for Zachary Taylor.
Abigail Fillmore was born on March 13, 1798.
Abigail Fillmore was born on March 13, 1798.
Zachary Taylor was the President of the United States beforeMillard Fillmore. Zachary Taylor was the 12th President of theUnited States from 1849 March 4 to 1850 July 9, when he died ofillness. Millard Fillmore, the Vice President at the time, becamethe President of the United States.
Fillmore didn't go to school as a child so he could barely read. As he got older he enrolled at an academy in New Hope, New York, where he met and married his wife. He studied with two lawyers, Joseph Clary and Asa Rice in Buffalo and passed the bar exam.
He died at about two months after he turned 74.
In terms of what major events occurred during his presidency... 1.) The Compromise of 1850 2.) California is admitted as a free state 3.) The Fugitive Slave Act is passed 4.) Commodore Matthew Perry sails to Japan on a commercial venture 5.) The Lopez Exepedition---a U.S attempt to annex Cuba
His formal education consisted of less than at a private academy in New Hope, New York.
Modern presidential dollar coins are each worth one dollar.
Fillmore supported the Compromise of 1850 and like any compromise, it did not satisfy anybody, but it was most hated by strong anti-slavery people in the North.
I would never name my child Fillmore, even though it was the name of a president.
They all took office because the President died and they were the vice-president. They all served for less than a full term and none of them were nominated for another term. (Andrew Johnson also belongs in this group.)
His first wife was Abigail Powers Fillmore. She was responsible for getting a library established in the White House. His second wife was Caroline McIntosh Fillmore.
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It is worth $1, it is not gold but rather brass.
Millard loved to collect books and he enjoyed eating cherries.
He was the 12th US Vice President.
None that we were involved in, no.
Failed To Provide The leadership Necessary To Keep The Whig Party Together . He Was In Flavor Of Compromise On The Slavery Issue
Caroline Carmichael McIntosh Fillmore ( October 21, 1813 - August 11, 1881) was the second Mrs. Fillmore.
Fillmore loved to collect books he and his wife, Abigail, had a personal library with 4000 books. His wife is credited with establishing the first permanent White House library. Fillmore also liked to work to benefit civic groups such as the YMCA, art museums, hospitals, colleges, volunteer fire...
He gained weight as he grew older. He probably weighed 240 poundswhen he was President, maybe a little less.
125$ more or less. pretty valuble!
He served in the NY state house, served three term in the US Congress, was NY state comptroller and , of course, vice-president before he became the president.
Fillmore lived on a farm in a remote section of the Finger Lakes area of New York. When he was 14, he was apprenticed to a cloth mill in New Hope, New York. I don't think one would call New Hope a city.
His last words were about the soup he had just been fed : "The nourishment is palatable"
The biggest problem that Fillmore faced was slavery-- especially what to do about slavery in the new territories and what to do about escaped slaves and the people who helped them.
Some of Millard Fillmore's favorite books may include anything having to do with the transportation of goods/trade networking throughout the times. It has been known that Millard was a fan of collecting books, and that he opened Japanese ports to trade with Americans. Books that struck his interest ...
He was something of a book collector- he and his wife accumulated alibrary of over 4000 books and this was before they made cheappaper backs.
The Compromise of 1850 à consisted of five separate laws:1. Admitting California as a free state.2. Texas received compensation for giving up claims to western lands.3. Establishing Utah and New Mexico as territories.4. Passing the Fugitive Slave Act, this required the federal government to...
i read in this nonfiction book that he wanted to stop slavery
February 5,1826 was the date that Millard Fillmore marriedhis first wife, Abigail Powers. He married a second time on February 10,1858 to CarolineCarmichael McIntosh.
I don't know how famous it is, but here: http://millercenter.org/president/speeches/detail/3552 is his first annual message to the nation, which contains some words of wisdom, imho.
Millard Fillmore attended New Hope Academy in1819,IF ANYONE KNOWS WHAT YEAR HE LEFT PLEASE ANSWER MY QUESTION!!! (What Years did Millard Fillmore go to New Hope Academy?)
7-10 haiku: Millard Fillmore swornPrez this date; first poemEver writ 'bout dat
He grew up on a farm and had to do his share of farm chores. Forfun, he went hunting and fishing. When he was fourteen he wasapprenticed to work as a clothmaker. He was not allowed to goschool at that time.
Millard Fillmore was the 13th President of the United States of America. As the Vice President, he served after the death of Zachary Taylor in 1800 until 1803, when he was succeeded by Franklin Pierce.
He got it because some people thought he was handsome.
His daughter Mary Abigail who was 18 when he took office was with him and served as a hostess at the White House when Mrs. Fillmore was ill, as was often the case.
The thirteenth President of the United States was married twice and had two children. There is no indication that he was gay.
== Answer == 25 July 2005 (I just finished editing a video of it that was broadcast on UK TV)
His mother died in 1831; his father died in 1863.
He pushed the passage of the Compromise of 1850, which in hindsight, at least, was not effective and pleased nobody.
When he was 14, he was put to work as an apprentice to a cloth maker.
Millard Fillmore was born in 1800, died in 1874 and was President of the United States between 1850 and 1853.
He taught himself how to read but he did attend 6 months of grade school at New Hope Academy and would eventually study law under Judge Walter Wood and eventually the law office of Asa Rice and Joseph Clary
Millard Fillmore was born on January 7, 1800. He was never inaugurated as President, only as Vice President -- at the age of 49 on March 4, 1849. Fillmore became President when Zachary Taylor died on July 9, 1850.
Fillmore supported the Compromise of 1850 which was Henry Clay's attempt to resolve the crisis over slavery and prevent a civil war.
Ulysses S. Grant. Fillmore lived after his post-presidency through the Pierce, Buchanan, Lincoln, Johnson & Grant Administrations.
Fillmore was the first released Presidential dollar for 2010. So yes he is.
Yes, he's on the Presidential Series $1 coins issued during the first few months of 2010. You can ask at any major bank to see if they have any rolls of the coins left in storage. Alternately you can ask for loose coins and go through them to see if there are any with Fillmore's image. All of them...
President millard fillmore sent a letter with the captain of the ship demanding that japan open its ports to diplomatic and commercial exchange.
U. S. Vice President (1849-1850)
He wanted to establish trading relations with Japan. He also wanted to make sure that ship-wrecked sailors who washed ashore on Japanese beaches would be better treated than they had been in the past.
Fillmore became the President on July 10, 1850 and as such was able to exert all the influence of the president for the passage of this bill.
he was Vice and assumed Presidency after Taylor's death.
Millard Fillmore served as President of the United States July 9,1850 - March 4, 1853. California is the only state admitted intothe union while Millard Fillmore was President. California wasadmitted into the Union on September 9, 1850 becoming the 31ststate to join the Union.
Millard Fillmore started going at age 16
The whig party and the know-nothing party
Fillmore only became president because of the unexpected death of President Zachary Taylor. I doubt very much that he had any expectation or any real hopes to becoming President. He did not receive any votes for president at the nominating convention. In those days, VP was mostly ceremonial position...
President Millard Fillmore was born January 7, 1800, so if he were still alive, he would now (as of February 2012) be 212 years old. I think we can safely assume he is deceased. (He died March 8, 1874)
Fillmore was not known for his jokes. He reportedly mixed well and was likeable so he may have told some funny stories at times.
Fillmore practiced law in East Aurora, New York when he was not in Albany serving as a state official.