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John C. Breckinridge

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John Cabell Breckinridge

14th Vice-President of the United States
 

Born: January 16, 1821
Birthplace: "Cabell's Dale", near Lexington, Kentucky
Wife: Mary Cyrene Butch Breckinridge (1826-1907)
Previous experience: Lawyer, soldier, politician
Political Party: Democratic
Age at Inauguration: 35
Term of Office: March 4, 1857 - March 4, 1861
President Served Under: James Buchanan
Died: May 17, 1875
Age at Death: 54
Buried: Lexington, Kentucky
Vice-President at Time of Death: Henry Wilson