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Franklin Pierce

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Franklin Pierce

14th President of the United States

Born: November 23, 1804
Birthplace: Hillsboro, New Hampshire
Wife: Jane Means Appleton Pierce (1806-1863)
Previous experience: Lawyer, politician, soldier
Political Party: Democratic
Age at Inauguration: 48
Vice-President: William R.D. King (1853)
Died: October 8, 1869
Age at Death: 64
Buried: Old North Cemetery, Concord, New Hampshire
President at Time of Death: Ulysses S. Grant