Thursday, February 21, 2013

Fact of the Day: Two Texan Presidents

As of 2013, there have been only 2 presidents born in the state of Texas. However neither of those men were George H.W. Bush or George W. Bush. They were Dwight D. Eisenhower who was born in Denison, and Lyndon B. Johnson who was born in Stonewall. 

11 comments:

betty said...

For some reason I thought there were more presidents from Texas. Interesting trivia!

betty

A Lady's Life said...

You always have interesting facts Adam.
Arigatou gozaimasu!!

Pilar Domínguez said...

So...are you texan? Maybe you can speak a little bit of Spanish!heheh, it was a joke, Adam. Very interesting fact today. Kisses:)

MEcoy said...

another interesting facts huh

Pat Hatt said...

Only two? Thought it was more at my zoo, who knew, obviously you.

A Beer for the Shower said...

So then what terrible place spawned George Dubya?

Teddi said...

oh but trust me when i say the texans claim the bush presidents as one of their own. living here, i would know. they even have a george bush turnpike. yes it costs money to drive on it. :P

Optimistic Existentialist said...

I would have never guessed this in a million years. Wow.

Villyne said...

Really :o I thought the Bushes were 100% Texan born. Didn't know that.

Kay said...

Very interesting! I thought they were born, bred and raised in the Lone Star State too.

Adam said...

Connecticut believe it or not. His dad was born in Massachusetts.