List of Presidents Named James
When They Were Children
When They Were Young
When They Were Young with Wife
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- There are 5 presidents named James.
- The most common first name for a U.S. president is James(6), followed by John(4) and then William(3), George(3), Andrew(2) and Franklin(2)
- All other presidents have unique first names.
- The 6 presidents with the first name James are James Madison, James Monroe, James Polk, James Buchanan, James Garfield, and James “Jimmy” Carter.
6 Presidents Named James Sorted by Terms
"The advancement and diffusion of knowledge is the only guardian of true liberty."
"It is by a thorough knowledge of the whole subject that [people] are enabled to judge correctly of the past and to give a proper direction to the future."
"Peace, plenty, and contentment reign throughout our borders, and our beloved country presents a sublime moral spectacle to the world."
"The test of leadership is not to put greatness into humanity, but to elicit it, for the greatness is already there."
"If wrinkles must be written on our brow, let them not be written on our heart. The spirit should never grow old."