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James Buchanan was the 15th President of the United States and served from March 4, 1857 to March 4, 1861.
President James Buchanan Buchanan was the Fifteenth (15th) President of the United States, from 1857 to 1861. He was born on April 23, 1791 in Cove Gap near Mercersburg, Pennslyvania. He died on June 1, 1868. Here is the short bio of James Buchanan from WhiteHouse.gov: Tall, stately, stiffly f…
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Answer His favorite food is cabbage.
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picture of James Buchanan
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The Panama Canal was built during Teddy Roosevelt's presidency. President Roosevelt also worked to break up monopolies, or trusts.
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Answer he caused the civil war
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1791-born on April 1 1820-elected to the House of Representatives 1831-appointed minister to Russia 1834-elected to the senate 1845-appointed secretary of state 1853-appointed minister to Great Britain 1857-becomes the 15th president of the United States 1861-leaves the White House 1868-dies on June…
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James Buchanan didn't have many accomplishments. I'm doing a project on the presidents and all he did was pretty much cause the Civil War. He was not the best president we've had. Then again, if we didn't have someone like him to cause the major conflict with slavery and the Civil War, then we would…
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James Buchanan was the 15th president of the United States for four years. Many people consider him to be one of the least active or worthwhile presidents so far. He also fought in two long wars. He stood up for the constitutional rights of individuals to hold slaves. Buchanan won after a hotly cont…
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James Buchanan liked to race
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April 23, 1791
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James Buchanan was a life-long bachelor, so his niece , Harriet Lane, served as his first lady. She was 27 when he took office and so was younger than a typical first lady and she was still single . She was an orphan and Buchanan had been her legal guardian.
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Buchanan was the 15th President serving from 1857 to 1861.
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He was a member of the old Democratic party started by Andrew Jackson.
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James Buchanan's Vice President was John C. Breckinridge (1857-1861).
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Buchanan successfully appointed only one Supreme Court Justice - Nathan Clifford of Maine in 1858. He also appointed Jeremiah S Black of Pennsylvania in 1861, but this nominee was rejected by one vote (26-25) the Senate, due to the departure of southern Democrats following the secession of their st…
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Buchanan died at his Wheatland home in Lancaster, Pennsylvania on. June 1, 1868.
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James Buchanan was seventy-seven years old when he died. (April 23, 1791 - June 1, 1868)
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he was 56 years old
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James was born in a log cabin in Cove Gap, Pennsylvania (1791). His early childhood was spent at the family's frontier trading post in nearby Stony Batter, Pennsylvania. Western Pennsylvania at the time was part of the western frontier. At the age of five, Buchanan and his family moved to Mercersb…
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James Buchanan, 15th US President, was never married.James Buchanan is the only American president who never married.
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He enjoyed reading, playing cards and entertaining his friends.
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James Buchanan died from respiratory failure and rheumatic gout.
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it was tall' n 'skiny
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James Buchanan was known to enjoy walking around Washington, DC to pass the time. He was not known, however, to have any specific hobbies. He was the only president that was never married.
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He is known as the "Do nothing President" for good reason. It's what he didn't do that gets him the honor as one of the the worst president of the US. In 1860, as South Carolina seceded from the Union, Buchanan declared that secession was illegal, yet there was nothing he could have done to stop it.…
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James Buchanan was born on April 23, 1791 and died on June 1, 1868. James Buchanan would have been 77 years old at the time of death or 224 years old today.
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President Buchanan made the stand that no state had the right to secede the Union. Even though this was the case, the federal government did not have the authority to stop a state from doing so.
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President: James Buchanan (1791 - 1868) Term: March 4, 1857 - March 4, 1861 Political Party: Democratic Vice-President: John C. Breckinridge Major Domestic Policy: James Buchanan was strongly supported by Southern Democrats due to the fact that he supported the Ostend Manifesto and was pro slavery. …
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yes but no he helped pass a law of selling choclate for camp keep
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Just prior to the outbreak of the American Civil War, President James Buchanan did not use force to try to prevent the Southern states from seceding from the Union. Believing secession to be illegal, but also believing that the Federal government had no right to use force to prevent secession, Presi…
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He had three kids he was related to George Washington WRONG! Re:James Buchanan and Elizabeth Speer BuchananThey had a total of 11 kids including the 15th President. Only 8 of the 11 were named that survived birth or infancy. SEE: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/James_BuchananSEE:http://www.findagrave…
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Jsmes Buchanan does not have a presidential library. His home, Wheat land, which is now a museum of sorts and open to the public, is in Lancaster , Pennsylvania. He is buried is in a Lancaster public cemetery,
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You must be thinking of another president. All the sources I've researched say he had a herd of elephants given him by the King of Siam; Congress did not request that he donate them to a Zoo. He had a pair of Bald Eagles and a Newfoundland dog named Lara.
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He had no wives
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tuna
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chilled in the white house.
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President James Buchanan was never married. His father, also named James Buchanan, was married to Elizabeth Speer.
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James Buchanan had 1 child named Nick Buchanan
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no, he is the only US president who did not marry. He was once engaged to Anna Coleman but she broke it off for unknown reasons.
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James Buchanan was the 15th President of the United States. He was the last President before the American Civil War and tried to prevent it from happening.
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James Buchanan was his full name-- he was not given a middle name,
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He served for a few days in a special militia that was organized to protect Batimore when the British burned Washington in the War of 1812. After the British left the area, his militia was disbanded.
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Lewis Cass was from 1857 to 1860, then Jeremiah S. Black was from 1860 to 1861
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Abraham Lincoln
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James Buchanan, Jr. (April 23, 1791 - June 1, 1868) was the fifteenth President of the United States (1857-1861).
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No wars started in the US while he was President. The Civil War began about a month after he left office in 1861.
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You can do anything if you just put your mind to it.
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He didn't any military experience except for a few days in a special militia unit that was raised to defend Baltimore from the British during the War of 1812. When the British left the area, the group disbanded.
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He was democratic and supposedly supported the slaves although all the things he did seemed like he was against it. Like the Dred Scot desision and Blleding Kansas.
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He lived in Lancaster, PA at Wheatfield
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starting the civil war
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He ran for president under the Democrat party
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Some suspect James Buchanan, as he was a lifelong bachelor.
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Buchanan was the 15th president and served for four full years as the leader of the country at critical time in US history. Before tha, he was an important diplomat and Secretary of State. He had a significant role in US foreign and domestic government policy for many years.
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absolutely nothing
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fuchsia. definitely.
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Both were U.S. Presidents and Democrats. The differences include: Buchanan was single, Obama is married. Buchanan was a single term President, Obama was elected to two terms. Under Buchanan seven states seceded from the Union. Under Obama no states has (thus far) seceded. Under Buchanan three st…
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James Buchanan was the 15th US President. Here are some facts about him: A. He was a Democrat;B. He served from 1857 to 1861;C. He served briefly in the War of 1812;D. In 1820 he was elected to Congress where he served 5 terms;E. In 1831 he was appointed minister to Russia;F. In 1845, he was named S…
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June 1,1868
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yes he had a toy terrier named Punch, an eagle, and a Newfoundland named Lara
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yes,:old buck
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He was in the Democratic Party.
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James Buchanan was born on April 23, 1791.
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bacame a lawyer in 1812 after passing his exam
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Yes. He went there for college prep classes before starting college,
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He was kicked out of school for rude behavior.
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James Buchanan had four nicknames during his presidency. Perhaps the only one given to him in a derogatory light was the name Ten-Cent Jimmy. This was in response to his campaign statement, in which he said that 10 cents a day was good pay for any worker.
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Franklin Buchanan was the 15th President of the US. he enforced the Dred-Scott Decision. he was President in 1857-1861. An event that happened while he was President was that 7 southern states had seceded, or left the union.
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James Buchanan's Pennsylvania home in Lancaster is called Wheatland. It is a national historical landmark and is open for visitors.
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so of his important events are that he served immediately to the american civil war
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He was the fifteenth president of the U.S. and the only one that came from Pennsylvania.
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4 March 1857 was Inauguration Day for James Buchanan.
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James Buchanan served as president from March 4, 1857- March 4, 1861. He succeeded Pierce and preceded Lincoln.
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what were James Buchanans hobbies?
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The 15th President of the United States James Buchanan was born on April 23, 1791 in Pennsylvania.
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Here is the whole life of James Buchanan. James Buchanan was born on April 23,1791 in a log cabin. He is the only president to never be married. In 1857 Buchanan became the 15th president of the United States. In 1861 he left the White House and Abraham Lincoln became president. James Buchanan died …
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No, Elizabeth Speer Buchanan was James Buchanan Sr.'s Wife, A.K.A. James Gobblar Buchanans Mother-The 15th President.James Buchanan is the only U.S. president that never married-He was once engaged, but his fiance died before they could be married.
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His father, because he was tough on him when he was a child, also g\his older sister Mary
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He graduated from Dickinson College in 1809 with a liberal arts degree. He then read law with a law office and passed the bar.
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He is 6 feet tall.
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In 1819, Buchanan was engaged to Ann Caroline Coleman, the daughter of wealthy iron manufacturing businessman Robert Coleman.
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There wasn't one. Buchanan never married.
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James Buchanan was born in Stony Batter, Pennsylvania on April 23rd, 1791.
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I don't know, but he was the only president that never married
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He was US minister to Russia from 1832-1833.
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Before James Buchanan became president he was a lawyer and James Polk's secretary of state.
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In 1808, James Buchanan was expelled from Dickinson College in Pennsylvania, for rowdy behavior; he promised he would settle down and act more appropriately and he was subsequently readmitted.  He graduated with academic distinction.
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He was a lawyer and James K. Polks secretary.
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He served one full term of four years.
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