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The President of the United States is the elected head of state and head of government of the United States. The president leads the executive branch of the federal government and is the commander-in-chief of the United States Armed Forces. The president is indirectly elected to a four-year term by the people through the Electoral College.

The first, George Washington, won a unanimous vote of the Electoral College.

PresidentsEdit

      Unaffiliated (1)           Democratic (2)
Presidency President Prior office Party Term Vice President
1 April 30, 1789

March 4, 1797
George Washington George Washington
1732–1799
(Lived: 67 years)
Commander-in-Chief
of the
Continental Army

(1775–1783)
  Unaffiliated (1788–89)
1
(1789)
John Adams
(1792)
2
(1793)
35 January 20, 1961

November 22, 1963
(Died in office)
John F. Kennedy John F. Kennedy
1917–1963
(Lived: 46 years)
U.S. Senator from Massachusetts
(1953–1960)
Democratic (1960)
44
(1961)
(1963)
Lyndon B. Johnson
(Succeeded to presidency)
36 November 22, 1963

January 20, 1969
Lyndon B. Johnson Lyndon B. Johnson
1908–1973
(Lived: 64 years)
37th
Vice President of the United States
Democratic Template:CNone
(1964)
45
(1965)
Hubert Humphrey
January 20, 1965January 20, 1969