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Kennedy was 43 years old when he was inaugurated after being duly elected as president. Theodore Roosevelt was only 42 when he was sworn in when McKinley died but there was no formal inauguration for him at that time.

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Who is the youngest president in history?

The youngest president was John (Jack) F. Kenedy his inauguration day he was 43 years old.

Who was the youngest president when inaugurated?

John F. Kennedy was the youngest president that time he was inaugurated. He was approximately 43 years old.

Was John F. Kennedy the youngest US President at 43 years and 236 days old?

John F. Kennedy was the youngest president ever elected at the age 43. He was the 35th president of The United States of America. He had 8 siblings. He was the second oldest child of Joseph P. Kennedy, his father. Actually Theodore Roosevelt was the youngest president; he was 42 years and 322 days old. (Inauguration age) However, John F. Kennedy was the youngest elected president, Theodore Roosevelt took presidency when McKinley was assassinated.

Who was the eldest president of the US?

Ronald Reagan was the oldest president at the time of his inauguration. When he was sworn in on January 20, 1981, he was 69 years old

How old was all the president when they were inauguration?

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Is president obama the youngest american president?

No, he was not. Theodore Roosevelt was 42 when he became president in 1901: he was the vice president at that time, but was elevated to president after William McKinley was assassinated. The youngest person ever elected to the presidency was John F. Kennedy, who was inaugurated when he was 43 years old. Barack Obama was in the top 5 of youngest presidents-- he was 47 when he was elected.

How old was Teddy Roosevelt?

When Theodore Roosevelt became President, he was aged 42. He was the youngest US President at that time.

Was Ronald Reagan one of the youngest men ever elected president of the United States?

No, the exact opposite is true. At the time of his inauguration Ronald Reagan was two weeks from his 70th birthday, making him the oldest person ever elected president.John F. Kennedy was the youngest person ever elected president. He was approximately 43½ years old when inaugurated.Theodore Roosevelt was the youngest person ever inaugurated; he was a bit less than 43 years old when he ascended to the presidency following William McKinley's death.

What happens during the presidential inauguration?

During the presidential Inauguration the old president of the United States moves out of the white hose and the new one moves in. During the Inauguration the president and the vice president elects are sworn into office or formally inducted. The president needs to say the oath of office.

How old was jhon f. Kennedy at his inauguration in 1961?

He was 43 years old -the youngest man and the first Roman Catholic ever elected.

How old does vice-president have to be at least?

35 on Inauguration Day

Who was the second youngest elected president?

The second youngest elected president was Theodore Roosevelt. He was 42 years old (the youngest president) when he assumed office after the death of William McKinley. However, when he was elected (voted in by the citizens) he was 45 years old. JFK was the youngest elected president, he was 43 years old.

How old was the first president?

At George Washington's first inauguration he was 57 years old.

What was Barack Obama's age when he first became president?

President Barack Obama was 47 years old at the time of his inauguration. He was born on August 4th, 1961.

Why is there a gap of time for old and new presidents?

The time from election until inauguration is need for an orderly transition of the new administration. The new president needs the time to become acquainted with pending issues, to form a cabinet and a staff of advisers, etc. The period of time from when a new president is elected until he is sworn in is commonly called the lame duck period. Until 1933, the inauguration took place on March 4. Since then, the inauguration takes place on January 20.

Who was the youngest US president and how old was he?

As of 2017, the youngest US president was Theodore Roosevelt, who was only 42 when he took office.

How old was the youngest president in history?

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How old is the youngest for a president to be?

its 35 but the youngest so far was 42 tedi rosevelt

Who was the youngest president of US and how old is he now?

Theodore Roosevelt was the youngest president at 42. He died age 60 in 1919. The youngest living president right now is Barack Obama at 49.

How old was President Washington at his first inauguration?

57 years and 67 days.

How old was John F. Kennedy when elected?

In 1961, at 43 years of age, John F. Kennedy was sworn in as the 35th president of the United States.He turned 44 on May 29 after his January 20 inauguration.John F. Kennedy was 43 when elected president in 1960. His birthday was in May, so he was still 43 when he became President in January, 1961. He was not the youngest president, but he was the youngest man ever elected President. Theodore Roosevelt was the youngest president,but Theodore Roosevelt was not elected when he first became President. He was automatically put in when William McKinley was assassinated in 1901.

How old was John F. Kennedy when he was president?

He was our youngest president, 43 when he was elected.

How old was the youngest president US?

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Who was the oldest president when taking offfice?

Ronald Reagan, who was 69 years old at his inauguration.

How old do you have to be so you can run for president?

You need to be at least turning 35 by Inauguration Day.