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Twenty-Fourth President of the United States

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Grover Cleveland - Twenty-Second and Twenty-Fourth President of the United States

Grover Cleveland - Twenty-Second and Twenty-Fourth President of the United States

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Here is a quick list of fast facts for Grover Cleveland. For more in depth information, you can also read the Grover Cleveland Biography

Birth: March 18, 1837

Death: June 24, 1908

Term of Office: March 4, 1885 - March 3, 1889; March 4, 1893 - March 3, 1897

Number of Terms Elected: 2 Terms; Note: He ran and won previously in 1884. See information about Grover Cleveland's first term.

First Lady: Frances Folsom

Grover Cleveland Quote: "Sensible and responsible women do not want to vote."
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Major Events While in Office:

  • Panic of 1893
  • Chicago World's Fair (1893)
  • Pullman's Strike (1894)

States Entering Union While in Office:

  • Utah (1896)

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