Chester Arthur, Born October 5, 1829, was one of five Presidents who was never elected — he took office after James Garfield's assassination and served nearly a full term as the 21st President of the United States.
William Howard Taft was born September 15, 1857 in Cincinnati, OH, and died March 8, 1930 in Washington, D.C. He served as 27th President of the United States from March 4, 1909 to March 4, 1913, serving one full term. He was affiliated with the Republican party. His vice-president was James Schoolcraft Sherman (1909-1912). His first lady was Helen Louis (Herron) Taft, his wife.
James Buchanan was rumored to be gay. Alabama Senator William Rufus King roomed together for more than 10 years. Andrew Jackson referred to King and Buchanan as “Miss Nancy and Aunt Fancy.” After King departed for France in 1844, Buchanan wrote to a friend, “I am now ‘solitary and alone,’ having no companion in the house with me. I have gone a wooing several gentlemen, but have not succeeded with any one of them.” Novelist Nathaniel Hawthorne said that Buchanan “takes his wine like a true…
Former Presidents Truman and Eisenhower at Kennedy's funeral >>> "Over the years I have come to believe the paroxysms of grief that tormented Robert Kennedy for years after his brother's death arose, at least in part, from a sense that his efforts to eliminate Castro led to his brother's assassination." (Harry Truman)