When did George Washington became president?
George Washington became president in 1759.
George washington became a president in washington d.c named after him when he made the declartation of independance and then made the white house benjamin banneker help him build it and now on each president lives in the white house when they get voted for president and with all the memories with the old presidents.
Goerge Washingtom became famous because he was our first president. George washington became famous because before, he was the president, he led the colonists in their fight against the british. He was then suggested for "King" of the new country. He politely declined, but soon became the 1st president.