Millard Fillmore

13th US President Millard Fillmore Full Name: Millard Fillmore
Nationality: American

Profession: 13th US President
Political Party: Whig
Political Titles: Vice President

Presidential Term: 9th July, 1850 - 4th March, 1853
Preceded By: Zachary Taylor
Succeeded By: Franklin Pierce

Why Famous: The 13th President of the United States (1850–1853), the last Whig president, and the last president not to be affiliated with either the Democratic or Republican parties. He is consistently included in the bottom 10 of historical rankings of Presidents of the United States.

Born: January 7, 1800
Star Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Summerhill, New York, USA

Died: March 8, 1874 (aged 74)
Cause of Death: Stroke

Married Life

  • 1826-02-05 US president Millard Fillmore (26) weds Abigail Powers (27)
  • 1858-02-10 US president Millard Fillmore (58) weds Caroline Carmichael (43) in Albany, New York

Historical Events in the Life of Millard Fillmore

  • 1850-07-10 Millard Fillmore sworn in as president of US (replacing Taylor)
  • 1856-02-18 The American Party (Know-Nothings) convenes in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania to nominate its first Presidential candidate, former President Millard Fillmore.

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