“We, the Crazy Presidents of the United States…”: Fun Facts about Presidents

Uncustomary Housewife

Today is President’s Day, and I want to reveal the funny facts and rumors about some of our nation’s most interesting leading men. So, I’ve compiled a list of my favorite obscure tidbits. Read, and Enjoy!

  1. Ulysses S. Grant was pulled over in D.C. for speeding on a horse. His fine was $20.00 and he had to walk back to the White House.
  2. President Harry S Truman had a shot of bourbon every morning.
  3. Coolidge would press all the call buttons in the Oval Office, hide, and his staff run in.
  4. JFK was a huge James Bond fan. He met the author in 1960 and they talked about how to get rid of Fidel Castro.
  5. In China the most well-known “American names” are Jesus Christ, Elvis Presley and Richard Nixon.
  6. Theodore “Teddy” Roosevelt got his nickname because he refused to shoot a bear cub.
  7. Madison and Jefferson were arrested together for taking a carriage ride in the…

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