Top Ten Most Forgotten U.S. Presidents


The Top Ten

1 Millard Filmore Millard Filmore Millard Fillmore was an American politician who served as the 13th President of the United States from 1850 to 1853. He was the last Whig president, and the last president not to be affiliated with either the Democratic or Republican parties.

True. I never even heard or remembered all these presidents up until I saw this list. - ModernSpongeBobSucks

He was actually president? I knew the others... - ProPanda

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2 Benjamin Harrison Benjamin Harrison Benjamin Harrison was the 23rd President of the United States; he was the grandson of the ninth President, William Henry Harrison. V 2 Comments
3 Grover Cleveland Grover Cleveland
4 Martin Van Buren Martin Van Buren V 1 Comment
5 John Q Adams John Q Adams

I only know him for being the son of Abigail Adams - FavoriteFightingFrenchman

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6 Chester A. Arthur Chester A. Arthur Chester Alan Arthur was an American attorney and politician who served as the 21st President of the United States; he succeeded James A. Garfield upon the latter's assassination.

He did so much good for the people of america.

7 Zachary Taylor Zachary Taylor Zachary Taylor was the 12th President of the United States, serving from March 1849 until his death in July 1850. Before his presidency, Taylor was a career officer in the United States Army, rising to the rank of major general.

This would have to be the closest one I could remember on this list. - ModernSpongeBobSucks

8 William Henry Harrison William Henry Harrison

He died a month during his term due to pneumonia

9 Rutherford B. Hayes Rutherford B. Hayes

Somehow, I was actually able to recall his name prior to coming to this list, but I don't know what he did exactly... - ModernSpongeBobSucks

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10 James A. Garfield James A. Garfield James Abram Garfield was the 20th President of the United States, serving from March 4, 1881, until his assassination later that year. V 1 Comment

The Contenders

11 John Tyler John Tyler John Tyler was the tenth President of the United States. He was also, briefly, the tenth Vice President, elected to that office on the 1840 Whig ticket with William Henry Harrison.
12 Warren G. Harding Warren G. Harding Warren Gamaliel Harding was the 29th President of the United States, serving from March 4, 1921 until his death in 1923.
13 Harry S Truman Harry S Truman Harry S. Truman was the 33rd President of the United States, an American politician of the Democratic Party.

How can the man who ended WWII be forgotten? - DoroExploro13

14 Franklin Pierce Franklin Pierce Franklin Pierce was the 14th President of the United States. Pierce was a northern Democrat who saw the abolitionist movement as a fundamental threat to the unity of the nation.
15 Andrew Johnson Andrew Johnson Andrew Johnson was the 17th President of the United States, serving from 1865 to 1869. Johnson became president as he was vice president at the time of the assassination of [Abraham Lincoln].
16 James Buchanan James Buchanan James Buchanan, Jr. was the 15th President of the United States, serving immediately prior to the American Civil War.

The worst president, in other words. - IcetailofWishClan

17 Calvin Coolidge Calvin Coolidge
18 Dwight D. Eisenhower Dwight D. Eisenhower Dwight David "Ike" Eisenhower was an American politician and general who served as the 34th President of the United States from 1953 until 1961. He was a five-star general in the United States Army during World War II and served as Supreme Commander of the Allied Forces in Europe.
19 James Monroe James Monroe
20 James Polk James Polk
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