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About James Buchanan
James Buchanan was the 15th President of the United States of America.
Before becoming President, Buchanan was a Pennsylvania Senator and House Representative. He was also a Minister to Russia, Secretary of the State, and Ambassador to the United Kingdom. In 1856, James Buchanan became President. He attempted to keep peace between the north and south in the US, but many believe that his attempts only escalated the feud. During his presidency, the south seceded from the US, paving the way for the American Civil War. Because of this peacekeeping failure, Buchanen is often considered one of the worst US Presidents.
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Famous quotes by James Buchanan
The test of leadership is not to put greatness into humanity, but to elicit it, for the greatness is already there.James Buchanan
To avoid entangling alliances has been a maxim of our policy ever since the days of Washington, and its wisdom no one will attempt to dispute.James Buchanan
James Buchanan's Popularity
James Buchanan was a famous American politician, who was born on April 23, 1791. As a person born on this date, James Buchanan is listed in our database as the 7th most popular celebrity for the day (April 23).
People born on April 23 fall under the Zodiac sign of Taurus, the Bull. James Buchanan is the 279th most popular Taurus.
Aside from information specific to James Buchanan's birthday, James Buchanan is the 2025th most famous American.
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