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Barack Obama is the 44th US president. There are 43 Presidents before Barack Obama. List of US presidents starting from the first: # *George Washington (1789-1797) --- No party # *John Adams (1797-1801) --- Federalist # Thomas Jefferson (1801-1809) # James Madison (1809-1817) # James Monroe (1817-1825) # John Quincy Adams (1825-1829) # Andrew Jackson (1829-1837) # Martin van Buren (1837-1841) # William Henry Harrison (1841-1841) Lasted for 1 month # John Tyler (1841-1845) # James K. Polk (1845-1849) # Zachary Taylor (1849-1850) # Milliard Fillmore (1850-1853) # Franklin Pierce (1853-1857) # James Buchanan (1857-1861) # Abraham Lincoln (1861-1865) # Andrew Johnson (1865-1869) # Ulysses S. Grant (1869-1877) # Rutherford B. Hayes (1877-1881) # James A. Garfield (1881-1881) Lasted for 6 months # Chester A. Arthur (1881-1885) # Grover Cleveland (1885-1889) # Benjamin Harrison (1889-1893) # Grover Cleveland (1893-1897) # William McKinley (1897-1901) # Theodore Roosevelt (1901-1909) # William Howard Taft (1909-1913) # Woodrow Wilson (1913-1921) # Warren G. Harding (1921-1923) # Calvin Coolidge (1923-1929) # Herbert Hoover (1929-1933) # Franklin D. Roosevelt (1933-1945) # Harry S. Truman (1945-1953) # Dwight D. Eisenhower (1953-1961) # John F. Kennedy (1961-1963) # Lyndon B. Johnson (1963-1969) # Richard Nixon (1969-1974) # Gerald Ford (1974-1977) # Jimmy Carter (1977-1981) # Ronald Reagan (1981-1989) # George H. W. Bush (1989-1993) # Bill Clinton (1993-2001) # George W. Bush (2001-2009) # Barack H. Obama (2009-20__) Estimated 2013 Index:

Normal -------- Democratic-Republican (1792-1824), *(otherwise stated)

In Bold -------- Whig (1833-1856)

Underlined --- Democratic (1828-____)

In Italics ------ Republican (1854-____)

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Abraham Lincoln was the 16th U.S. President, so there were 15 before him:

George Washington, 1789-1797

John Adams, 1797-1801

Thomas Jefferson, 1801-1809

James Madison, 1809-1817

James Monroe, 1817-1825

John Quincy Adams, 1825-1829

Andrew Jackson, 1829-1837

Martin Van Buren, 1837-1841

William Henry Harrison, 1841

John Tyler, 1841-1845

James Knox Polk, 1845-1849

Zachary Taylor, 1849-1850

Millard Fillmore, 1850-1853

Franklin Pierce, 1853-1857

James Buchanan, 1857-1861

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Thomas Jefferson was the third President of the United States of America. The two presidents that served before him were George Washinton (who served for 2 terms), and John Adams (who served for one term).

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There were only two presidents before Thomas Jefferson:

1.) George Washington

2.) John Adams

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the were two other presidents before him George Washington first John Adams second then Thomas Jefferson

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