This Day In History
This Day In History
Monday, July 6, 2020

«Pierce»

Franklin Pierce

Franklin Pierce
(November 23, 1804 - October 8, 1869)
Franklin Pierce was the 14th President of the United States (1853-1857) and is the only President from New Hampshire. Pierce was a Democrat and a "doughface" (a Northerner with Southern sympathies) who served in the U.S. House of Representatives and the Senate. Pierce took part in the Mexican-American War and became a brigadier general in the Army.
President of the United States, Pierce
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