Presidential History Roundup #7

Presidential History Roundup #7

Presidential History Roundup #7: An Unlikely Presidential Friendship, Top 10 Presidential Dogs, Dynasties, New Reagan Biography, No Money to Attend Inauguration.  Interesting news about Presidential history from PresidentialHistory.com. Washington Borrowed Money to...

Bill Clinton Born With a Different Name

Bill Clinton In my blog entry of August 7, 2011, I identified six U.S. presidents who were born with different names.  But I forgot to mention a seventh:  Bill Clinton. Bill Clinton began life on August 19, 1946 as William Jefferson Blythe 4th.  His father, William...

Presidential Name Changes

The following half dozen U.S. presidents changed their names from their given name.  Five of them took their middle name and made it their first name.  One, Gerald Ford, changed first, middle, and last names. One, Bill Clinton, changed his last name. Mike...