The Presidents of the United States

The Bossy Ones

The Cheaters

The Unusuals

The Frenemies

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Adams and Thomas Jefferson were close friends and correspondents — but they also had a bit of a rivalry. Adams’ dying words were, “Thomas Jefferson survives,” unaware that he had died hours earlier. In another shocker, both died on July 4, 1826.


Sources:

http://facts.randomhistory.com/interesting-facts-about-us-presidents.html

http://mashable.com/2013/07/04/us-presidents-fun-facts/

http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/americanexperience/features/biography/presidents-adams/

http://www.scholastic.com/teachers/article/white-house-pets

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