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James Clark Buchanan

15th President of the United States
 

Born: April 23, 1791
Birthplace: Cove Gap, Pennsylvania
Wife: Never Married
Previous experience: Lawyer, politician
Political Party: Democratic
Age at Inauguration: 65
Term of Office: March 4, 1857 - March 4, 1861
Vice-President: John C. Breckinridge (1857-1861)
Died: June 1, 1868
Age at Death: 77
Buried: Woodward Hill Cemetery, Lancaster, Pennsylvania
President at Time of Death: Andrew Johnson