This is from Independent Journal Review.



Most of us would think we know a good deal about the Presidents of the United States. Still, there are a few facts that won’t be found in history books:

1.) George W. Bush is a distant cousin with Playboy founder Hugh Hefner.

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2.) John F. Kennedy was buried without his brain after it was lost during the autopsy.


3.) Barack Obama descended from the first documented African slave in colonial America.


4.) George H.W. Bush threw up on the Japanese Prime Minister.

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5.) Calvin Coolidge liked having petroleum jelly rubbed on his head every morning while eating breakfast in bed.

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6.) Jimmy Carter only has one testicle.


7.) Franklin D. Roosevelt’s wife, Eleanor, was actually his fifth cousin.


8.) Gerald Ford worked as a fashion model during college, appearing on the cover of Cosmopolitan.

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9.) Herbert Hoover’s son had two pet alligators, which were occasionally permitted to run loose through the White House.

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10.) Harry Truman does not have a middle name; the ‘S’ often included as his middle initial stands for nothing.


11.) In one poker game, Warren Harding bet the White House china collection and lost it all in one hand.

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12.) Bill Clinton was born William Jefferson Blythe III.


13.) George W. Bush was head cheerleader in high school.

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Mind blown?


Always expect the unexpected, even when it comes to the leaders of our country.