Top Ten People In American History That Should Not Be Hated

The Top Ten

1 George Washington George Washington George Washington was the first President of the United States, the Commander-in-Chief of the Continental Army during the American Revolutionary War, and one of the Founding Fathers of the United States.

He is the reason we are here today

We need more presidents like him

How could anyone hate one of the best U.S Presidents of all time? - RiverClanRocks

Thank go for merica

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2 Abraham Lincoln Abraham Lincoln Abraham Lincoln was the 16th President of the United States, serving from March 1861 until his assassination in April 1865. Lincoln led the United States its bloodiest war and its greatest moral, constitutional, and political crisis.

This list doesn't make any sense. By reading the name, I inferred that you meant that you would be listing people who are normally hated, but do not deserve all of the hate. To put it into simpler terms, "Underrated." But, you just listed a bunch of people that Americans love, which makes no sense, because there are tons of lists about the best people of all time, and the best Americans of all time. This is just a copy of those lists. - Alpha101

He was also an Honest president

You should like him because he freed slaves

He is the best

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3 Benjamin Franklin Benjamin Franklin Benjamin Franklin was an American polymath and one of the Founding Fathers of the United States. Franklin was a leading author, printer, political theorist, politician, freemason, postmaster, scientist, inventor, humorist, civic activist, statesman, and diplomat.
4 John F. Kennedy John F. Kennedy John Fitzgerald Kennedy (Born May 29th, 1917) commonly referred to by his initials JFK, was an American politician who served as the 35th President of the United States from January 1961 until his assassination in November 1963. The Cuban Missile Crisis, The Bay of Pigs Invasion, the Nuclear Test Ban ...read more.

We don't know the whole story. Link with the Maffia, scandal with Marilyn Monroe... Someone killed him for a reason we will never know. Maybe he was not a saint after all.

JFK saved the world. He stopped many nuke operations and peacefully negotiated with the USSR.

5 Martin Luther King Jr. Martin Luther King Jr. Martin Luther King, Jr. was an American Baptist minister, activist, humanitarian, and leader in the African-American Civil Rights Movement.

Why anyone would hate this man is beyond me. He was hands down the best civil rights leader in American history--and a peaceful one at that, he was an extremely well educated man, and even a great pastor! When you look at his life and see all the positive things he has done it is hard to think that people could hate him.
But alas there will always be bigotry and hate among men. Simply because people who are like MLK are outspoken and fight for what is right even when others were angry about it.
Very admirable very courageous.

6 Ronald Reagan Ronald Reagan Ronald Wilson Reagan (1911-2004) was an American politician and actor who was 40th President of the United States from 1981 to 1989 . Prior to his presidency, he was the 33rd Governor of California from 1967 to 1975, following a career as a Hollywood actor and union leader until his death in 2004

Democrats continue to pretend that the president can and should be Santa Claus, spending other people's money like there is no tomorrow. Reagan showed the president can and should be a leader.

Actually, I will say this is accurate, even though I am a Democrat. Reagan's policies were God awful, and we still haven't fully recovered, but he was a very likable person.

Come on, one of the worst on political matters. Neo-liberalism at his worst. Because of his political views he created together with British prime minister Margaret Tatcher a disaster that was felt many years after ( stock exchange scandals in the 21st century, corruption on high levels... ). Doesn't belong here ' cause we still feel his wrong policies now and we are still recovering by paying the price.

Reagan was the Greatest president. He did wonders for this country.

7 Bill Clinton Bill Clinton William Jefferson Clinton (Born August 19th 1946) is an American politician who was the 42nd President of the United States. He previously served as governor of Arkansas. He became president after unseating incumbent president George H.W. Bush in 1992. He was re-elected in 1996 after defeating Senator ...read more.
8 Thomas Jefferson Thomas Jefferson Thomas Jefferson was an American Founding Father who was principal author of the Declaration of Independence, and served as the 3rd President of the United States from 1801-1809. He was born on April 13, 1743, and died on July 4, 1826, on the same day 2nd United States President John Adams died.
9 Paul Revere Paul Revere Paul Revere was an American silversmith, engraver, early industrialist, and a Patriot in the American Revolution.
10 John Adams John Adams John Adams was born on October 30, 1735 in Quincy, Massachusetts, United States. Adams served as the president of the United States from March 4, 1797 to March 4, 1801. He died on July 4, 1826 at the age of 90.

The Contenders

11 Theodore Roosevelt Theodore Roosevelt Theodore Roosevelt was an American statesman, author, explorer, soldier, naturalist, and reformer who served as the 26th President of the United States from 1901 to 1909. As a leader of the Republican Party during this time, he became a driving force for the Progressive Era in the United States in the ...read more.
12 Neil Armstrong Neil Armstrong Neil Alden Armstrong was an American astronaut and aeronautical engineer who was the first person to walk on the Moon. He was also a naval aviator, test pilot, and university professor.
13 Woodrow Wilson Woodrow Wilson Thomas Woodrow Wilson was an American politician and academic who served as the 28th President of the United States from 1913 to 1921. Born in Staunton, Virginia, he spent his early years in Augusta, Georgia and Columbia, South Carolina.
14 Franklin Deleno Roosevelt
15 Dwight Eisenhower Dwight 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.
16 Alexander Hamilton Alexander Hamilton
17 James Madison James Madison James Madison, Jr. was a political theorist, American statesman, and served as the fourth President of the United States.
18 John Quincy Adams John Quincy Adams
19 James Monroe James Monroe James Monroe was an American statesman and Founding Father who served as the fifth President of the United States from 1817 to 1825.
20 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.
21 Harry S. Truman Harry S. Truman Harry S. Truman was the 33rd President of the United States, an American politician of the Democratic Party.
22 William McKinley William McKinley William McKinley was the 25th President of the United States, serving from March 4, 1897 until his assassination in September 1901, six months into his second term.
23 LeBron James LeBron James LeBron Raymone James is an American professional basketball player for the Los Angeles Lakers of the National Basketball Association. LeBron has played for the Cleveland Cavaliers, Miami Heat, and the Lakers.
24 Henry Ford Henry Ford Henry Ford was an American industrialist, the founder of the Ford Motor Company, and the sponsor of the development of the assembly line technique of mass production.
25 Thomas Edison Thomas Edison Thomas Alva Edison was an American inventor and businessman, who has been described as America's greatest inventor.
26 Dolley Madison
27 Jackie Kennedy
28 Eli Whitney Eli Whitney
29 John Hancock John Hancock
30 Cyrus McCormick
31 Barack Obama Barack Obama Barack Hussein Obama II served as the 44th president of the United States of America. He was elected in 2008 after serving in the Senate from 2005-08, beating John McCain and becoming the first African-American to be elected President of the United States. He was elected again in 2012, beating Mitt ...read more.

All the people who voted for Trump will soon realize how fortunate we were to have President Barack Obama leading our nation. He served our country with respect and dignity. He truly wanted to improve the human condition for everyone in our country. The country is in much better shape than it was when he took office and he left office with a high approval rating. He would've been able to improve upon much more if not for the Republican opposition he faced over the past eight years. Trump only cares about serving himself and his rich buddies, not us. Our taxes won't go down. Our cost of living will go up because the tariffs imposed on the auto industry and others will be passed on to the consumers. Trump is a delusional liar who lacks the knowledge, experience and judgement necessary to do his job. He is a threat to our democracy and national security. He has disgraced our nation through his actions and words. History will show that Barack Obama did his job well and that Trump failed ...more

Why do people hate him? It is very hard to be elected a president yet alone being black.

It's very hard to be elected president and he was the first black president.

He is responsible for the decline of America, both MORALLY and FINANCIALLY!

32 William Henry Harrison William Henry Harrison William Henry Harrison was an American statesman who served as the 9th President of the United States from March 4, 1841 until his death on April 4, 1841. The cause of death of William Henry Harrison was pneumonia, after a cold and wet inauguration.

Why is this guy so hated? He did a 2 hour inaugural speech in the rain without a coat to prove that he was a great president regardless of his old age. This shows that he cared for americans. - DogeFan132

33 Rutherford B. Hayes Rutherford B. Hayes Rutherford Birchard Hayes was the 19th President of the United States from 1877 to 1881, an American congressman, and governor of Ohio. Hayes was a lawyer and staunch abolitionist who defended runaway slaves in court proceedings.
34 Richard Nixon Richard Nixon Richard Milhous Nixon was the 37th President of the United States from 1969 until his resignation in 1974, the only president to resign from office. He had previously served as the 36th Vice President of the United States from 1953 to 1961, and prior to that as a U.S. Representative and also Senator ...read more.

He is hated because of the Watergate scandal but nevertheless he's the one who did make an end to the Vietnam war that started ( not many people knows about it ) with the overrated J.F. Kennedy.

35 Vermin Supreme

He will give us a free pony

36 Justin Bieber Justin Bieber Justin Drew Bieber (born March 1, 1994) is a Canadian singer, songwriter, and record producer. He currently resides in Ontario, Canada and is Christian. He is the son of author Pattie Mallette. ...read more.

Seriously who added this

I hate Justin Bieber he is stupid as hell

37 George W. Bush George W. Bush George Walker Bush is an American politician who served as the 43rd President of the United States from 2001 to 2009 and 46th Governor of Texas from 1995 to 2000. The eldest son of Barbara and George H. W.

A seriously underrated president who initiated programs for America which helped them. Obama destroyed such things.

You'll be a nice man when you stop listening to Limbaugh and Hannity. Smarter, too.

38 James Polk James Polk
39 Marilyn Manson Marilyn Manson Brian Hugh Warner, better known by his stage name Marilyn Manson, is an American musician, songwriter, actor, painter, multimedia artist, author, and former music journalist.
40 Emmy Rossum Emmy Rossum
41 Donald Trump Donald Trump Donald John Trump (born June 14, 1946) is an American businessman, television personality, politician, and the 45th President of the United States. Born and raised in Queens, New York City, Trump received an economics degree from the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania in 1968. In 1971, ...read more.
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