President Ulysses S. Grant

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Ulysses S. Grant was the United States of Americaís eighteenth president.

President Ulysses S. Grant was born in Point Pleasant, Ohio on April 27, 1822 and grew up to become Americaís eighteenth president.

He was a soldier and General in the Army before he became President of the United States at age 46. His place of primary affiliation was Illinois.

Ulysses S. Grant became president on March 4, 1869 and left the office on March 4, 1877. President Ulysses S. Grant was a member of the Republican Party and his vice presidents were Schuyler Colfax and Henry Wilson.

Ulysses S. Grant's nicknames include Hero of Appomattox, American Caesar, The Galena Tanner, Useless S. Grant, Unconditional Surrender Grant, and his friends called him Sam.

Ulysses Simpson forced the South to abolish slavery. Despite corruption and scandals in government, he was sitting for two full presidential periods.

President Grant is portrayed on U.S. paper currency. Other presidents portrayed on U.S. paper currency include President Jefferson, President Washington, President Jackson, President McKinley, President Cleveland, President Madison, President Wilson, and President Lincoln.

Ulysses S. Grant was 63 years old when he died on July 23, 1885.

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