What did George Washington do after he served as president?
Retired to Mount Vernon, Virginia
Yes. There was a President before George Washington. In fact, the United States had 7 presidents before George Washington. Before George Washington, the United States was governed by The Articles of Confederation. The government under The Articles of Confederation had a President. The President of the government under the Articles of Confederation served a President until George Washington was sworn in as President. George Washington was the first President under the current constitution.
What are the differences and similarities between President George Washington and President George W. Bush?
Both Georges served as President of the United States. Washington served with distinction in the military and was a gentleman who hated party politics, neither of which can be said of George W. Bush. They have both had to endure many difficult times during wars, such as: Britain (Washington), and Iraq (Bush).
John Adams served as the first Vice President of the United States of America (under George Washington) and as the 2nd President of the United States (succeeding George Washington). His son, John Quincy Adams, never served as Vice President but was elected to be the 6th President of the United States.