Asked in Andrew Jackson
What event gave Andrew Jackson the name Old Hickery?
He was so hard stubborn on the people he demanded in the nave they said he was tough as hicory wood ...
Asked in US Presidents
What president's nickname was old ironside?
Thomas Jefferson ANS2: Bah! Jefferson did not have the nickname of 'Old Ironside'. In fact, none of the US presidents had that nickname. The USS Constitution had that nickname because cannonballs bounced off her oak sides....