President’s Day: 11 Little Known Facts About U.S. Presidents

By Cindy Drukier, Epoch Times
February 16, 2014 Updated: July 18, 2015

President’s Day falls on the third Monday of February, that’s Feb. 17 this year. Here are 11 little-known facts about U.S. presidents. 

 

11. First president born a U.S. citizen

Martin Van Buren, in Kinderhook, NY, 1782

Martin Van Buren

 

 

10. Most common presidential home state

Virginia, with 8 presidents:

George Washington

Thomas Jefferson

James Madison

James Monroe

William Henry Harrison

John Tyler

Zachary Taylor

Virginia is also the state where the most presidents, 7, are buried:

George Washington

Thomas Jefferson

James Madison 

James Monroe

John Tyler

William Howard Taft

John Fitzgerald Kennedy

 

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