Most Underrated U.S. Presidents In History


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21 Ulysses S. Grant Ulysses S. Grant
22 William Howard Taft William Howard Taft
23 Calvin Coolidge Calvin Coolidge

Coolidge did much to restore dignity to the office after Harding's scandals. He also presided over one of the greatest periods of economic growth throughout most of the 1920s. It wasn't his policies that led to the Great Depression, rather it was the attempt by Hoover to micromanage the economy.

24 John Quincy Adams
25 William Clinton William Clinton William Jefferson Clinton 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 Bob Dole .

Brilliant, relatable and left us with a surplus! Great president. I was proud of our country with him at the helm.

Phenomenal, glorious leader!

Great president!

26 William McKinley William McKinley

Seriously? He Did So Much For Our Country Yet People Think He Didn't Do To Much Since He Got Assasinated!

27 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.
28 Gerald Ford Gerald Ford
29 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.
30 Donald J. Trump
31 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.

Not a great President, but he doesn't belong anywhere near the bottom. - Alpha101

32 John F. Kennedy John F. Kennedy John Fitzgerald "Jack" Kennedy, 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 Treaty, the more.
33 Franklin D Roosevelt Franklin D Roosevelt Franklin Delano Roosevelt, commonly known as FDR, was an American statesman and political leader who served as the President of the United States from 1933 to 1945. A Democrat, he won a record four presidential elections and dominated his party for many years as a central figure in world events during more.
34 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 through its Civil War - its bloodiest war and its greatest moral, constitutional, and political crisis .
35 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.

He was the only president to not violate the Constitution or to expand the role of his office.

36 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 more.
37 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.

Not just the most underrated, but for me the single greatest presidents of all time. In 200 days he achieved more than many presidents achieved in 4 years.

38 Ronald Reagan Ronald Reagan Ronald Wilson Reagan 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 .

One of the best presidents ever!

The most overrated. Paid no attention to the scourge that was Aids, wanted poor children to have ketchup in school as opposed to nourishing vegetables thought trees caused pollution. /let Oliver North take the fall for him when Iran/Contra shady dealings were exposed. - Pfeifferpfan

39 Herbert Hoover Herbert Hoover

Come on, he can't be blamed for the Depression. It was the market economy. It was something completely unprecedented in history. There was nothing he himself could've done to prevent it. In an alternate timeline without the Great Depression, he could've been one of the best presidents of all time.

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