George Washington, the first President of the United States, was so broke; he had to borrow money to go to his own inauguration.
The wife of John Adams, the second President of the United States, hung the laundry in the East room to dry. There were no dryers then, and it was a normal thing to do.
Thomas Jefferson, the third President of the United States, was the first President to shake hands with the famous leaders. Prior to this, “bowing” was the way great men greeted each other.
James Madison was introduced to his bride by the famous Aaron Burr
In the famous painting George Washington Crosses The Delaware, James Madison and James Monroe were in the boat.
John Quincy Adams kept a diary for 69 years. He was also Secretary to Russia at age 14.