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James Buchanan was born on April 23, 1791 in Cove Gap near Mercersburg, Pennsylvania

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He was born in a log cabin He was the son of Irish immigrants

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James Buchanan was a solid supporter of Abraham Lincoln during the Civil War; he served with a group of volunteers in the War of 1812

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Although he came from a modest family, he received a good education and attended Dickinson College

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James Buchanan became the 15th President of America in 1857 when he was 65 years old, he served for 4 years until 1861

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James Buchanan is the only bachelor ever to serve as President in the White House

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James Buchanan was the last pre-Civil War president

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James Buchanan had an unusual eyesight problem, one eye was nearsighted and the other eye was farsighted. In an attempt to aid the problem he often cocked his head to one side and closed one eye

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Although Buchanan is known as the only bachelor President he was once engaged to Anne Caroline Coleman. She broke off their engagement a week before her death

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As their was no first lady James Buchanan's niece, Harriet Lane, served the role of hostess at the White House

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The nicknames of James Buchanan were “Old Buck” and "Ten-Cent Jimmie" he was given these as he claimed that ten cents was enough for a working man to live on each day

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James Buchanan is the only President that was born in Pennsylvania

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Historians have rated James Buchanan as the least effective out of all the presidents

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James Buchanan died on June 1, 1868 in Lancaster, Pennsylvania

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Over 20,000 people lined the streets during his funeral procession. James Buchanan is buried at Woodward Hill Cemetery

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