8. Martin Van Buren

aka "The Little Magician" because he was only 5'6 and he magically won every debate 8.  Martin Van Buren - Our Presidents

Martin Van Buren had 2 tigers for pets!
Martin Van Buren died of an asthma attack. martin van buren

When Van Buren's wife died he designated his daughter-in-law as the first lady.

Van Buren did not speak English until later in life, even though he grew up in Kinderhook, New York.

Van Buren said that the best days of his life was the day he was sworn in and the day he surrendered office.

Van Buren rode horses in his spare time.

After his wife died, he never remarried. martin van burens wife

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