Grover Cleveland

Why was Grover Cleveland the 22nd president given the additional label of 24th president upon his reelection instead of being treated as all other presidents who were reelected?

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2007-09-04 18:18:55

Grover Cleveland became the 22nd president and served for one

term, but was defeated in a reelection bid by Benjamin Harrison,

who became our 23rd president. He later defeated the Democratic

opponent after Harrison's first term, so therefore becoming the

nation's 24th president.


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