12 Prominent Presidents of United States
Wednesday, 09 November 2016, 17:53 IST
BENGALURU: As Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton slug it out for the most coveted and powerful seat, the entire world waits with bated breath to see who becomes the next US president on November 9th 2016 and gets their name inked among the pantheon. Washington, Jefferson, Lincoln and Roosevelt are some of the well-known US presidents known for their dexterity, who took the country to some great heights. The list gives you a brief idea of the most powerful presidents that US has elected so far:
1. George Washington:
Born of February 22nd, 1732, George Washington was the Commander-in-Chief of the Continental Army and is considered to be one of the founding members of the United States. He also played a major role in drafting the constitution of the United States. He was widely admired for his leadership skills and was unanimously elected President in the first two elections.