They are the leaders of our country, Commander in Chief, Head of State, our Presidents.. and today we celebrate them! Why not celebrate Presidents past and present with a little trivia?
Test your knowledge on inaugural facts. Let's just say I bet you can score better than I did..
Some other fun facts thanks to National Geographic Kids:
- The 11th President, James Polk, was the first President to have his photograph taken.
- Theodore Roosevelt was the first President to ride in a car while in office and his fifth cousin, Franklin Delano Roosevelt was the first to ride in an airplane. Maybe another Roosevelt will be the first President to ride in a spaceship??
- Our Presidents have also been known to have some strange pets that also called the White House "home".
- John Quincy Adam's wife had silkworms
- Herbert Hoover had an opossum
- Calvin Coolidge had a pet raccoon- that walked on a leash!
Stop by Childish Things today and spend $20 on Melissa and Doug and get a President Write-a-mat placemat FREE! Hurry, while supplies last!