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Calvin Coolidge

30th President (1923-1929)

Born: July 4, 1872
Died: January 5, 1933

Vice Presidents: None, Charles Gages Dawes

Political Party: Republican

Next President: Herbert Hoover

Previous President: Warren Harding

Notable Calvin Coolidge Quotes

"If you don't say anything, you won't be called on to repeat it."

"There is no dignity quite so impressive, and no one independence quite so important, as living within your means."

"I have found it advisable not to give too much heed to what people say when I am trying to accomplish something of consequence. Invariably they proclaim it can't be done. I deem that the very best time to make the effort."

The Only President to...

Calvin Coolidge was the only U.S. President to be born on the fourth of July. He was also the only U.S. President to have his face on a coin while he was still alive.