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William McKinley and his wife, Ida. When he took office in 1897, he defied the protocol of the day, insisting his wife be seated beside him at state dinners, so he could help if a seizure struck her, or cover her face with a handkerchief to ward off an impending attack. When he was fatally shot in 1901, his last thoughts were of her, whispering "My wife - be careful - how you tell her."

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William McKinley and his wife, Ida. When he took office in 1897, he defied the protocol of the day, insisting his wife be seated beside him at state dinners, so he could help if a seizure struck her, or cover her face with a handkerchief to ward off an impending attack. When he was fatally shot in 1901, his last thoughts were of her, whispering "My wife - be careful - how you tell her."

Rare gathering of five presidents at Bush Library dedication - PhotoBlog

Rare gathering of five presidents at Bush Library dedication

James Monroe (April 28, 1758 – July 4, 1831) was the fifth President of the United States (1817–1825). Monroe was the last president who was a Founding Father of the United States, and the last president from the Virginia dynasty. His presidency was marked both by an "Era of Good Feelings" and later by the Panic of 1819. Monroe is most noted for his proclamation of the Monroe Doctrine in 1823, which stated that the United States would not tolerate further European intervention in the…

James Monroe (April 28, 1758 – July 4, 1831) was the fifth President of the United States (1817–1825). Monroe was the last president who was a Founding Father of the United States, and the last president from the Virginia dynasty. His presidency was marked both by an "Era of Good Feelings" and later by the Panic of 1819. Monroe is most noted for his proclamation of the Monroe Doctrine in 1823, which stated that the United States would not tolerate further European intervention in the…

Royalty meets world leader: President Reagan dances with Diana at a White House dinner in September 1985

Dancing with Dirty Harry: Unseen pictures of 24-year-old Diana at White House gala show princess looking nervous in front of stars

Royalty meets world leader: President Reagan dances with Diana at a White House dinner in September 1985