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Subject: Excerpt Of History
Date: Tue, 6 Apr 2004 17:38:44 EDT
"The first president of the United States of America was John Hanson, he
was elected in 1781.
Elias Boudinot was second, and elected 1783.
Thomas Mifflin was third and elected 1784.
Richard Henry Lee was fourth and elected 1785.
Nathan Gormam was fifth and elected 1786.
Arthur St. Clair was sixth and elected 1787.
Cyrus Griffin was seventh and elected 1788.
So actually, George Washington was the eighth president of the United States.
He was the first president under the constitution, but definitely, not the