A Presidents’ Day Round-up of Presidential Facts
Here are just a few….
President No. 2: John Adams spoke with a lisp because he stubbornly refused to wear dentures.
President No. 6: John Quincy Adams was partial to skinny-dipping in the Potomac. Once, he was surprised mid-swim by an intrepid female reporter, who forced him into a naked interview.
President No. 29: As president, Warren G. Harding bet a priceless set of White House china on a poker game—and lost.
President No. 34: Dwight D. Eisenhower hated cats. When he retired to Gettysburg, Penn., he’d shoot any cat that came near his house.
President No. 38: Gerald Ford was a male model who once graced the cover of Cosmopolitan.
President No. 42: Bill Clinton won a 2004 Grammy along with Sophia Loren and Mikhail Gorbachev for the group’s recording of Peter and the Wolf.
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