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George Washington (1732-1799): Topic
1st President of the United States (1789–97). General of the Continental Army during the American Revolution. A surveyor by trade, Washington became the first American military hero by leading American forces to victory over the British Army.
John Adams (1735-1826): Topic
2nd President of the United States (1797–1801) and first Vice President of the United States under Washington. American Revolutionary and member of the Continental Congress.
Thomas Jefferson (1743-1826): Topic
3rd President of the United States (1801–9). Served as Vice President and Secretary of State under Washington, governor of Virginia during the American Revolution, and member of the Continental Congress. American statesman, political philosopher and author of the Declaration of Independence.
James Madison (1751-1836): Topic
4th President of the United States (1809–17).
James Monroe (1758-1831): Topic
5th President of the United States (1817–25).
Presidents of the 19th Century
U.S. Presidents: 2000-Present