Fun Fact: Almost Perfect Position of British Prime Minister

While America has had 46 presidents, 4 of them were assassinated while in office. Great Britain’s has had well over 50 Prime Ministers and only one suffered the worst political fate of a person. Spencer Perceval was Prime Minister, and in 1812 he was shot in the House of Commons by a disgruntled man namedContinue reading “Fun Fact: Almost Perfect Position of British Prime Minister”

Fun Fact: The American President Who Betrayed His Country

Following an unpopular presidency, John Tyler did not stay retired. During the outbreak of the Civil War, Tyler sided with the Confederacy. He ran for office and was elected to the Confederate Congress shortly before his death in 1862. He was the only president whose death was not officially recognized by the federal government.