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Martin Van Buren

8th President of the United States
 

Born: December 5, 1782
Birthplace: Kinderhook, New York
Wife: Hannah Hoes Van Buren (1783-1819)
Previous experience: Lawyer, Governor of New York, 8th Vice-President of U.S.
Political Party: Democratic
Age at Inauguration: 54
Term of Office: March 4, 1837 - March 4, 1841
Vice-President: Richard M. Johnson (1837-1841)
Died: July 24, 1862
Age at Death: 79
Buried: Kinderhook, New York
President at Time of Death: Abraham Lincoln