Things U.S. Presidents Did After They Left The White House


6.  Ronald Reagan

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Ronald Reagan / Wikimedia Commons

Reagan stayed active in politics long after he left the White House. Sadly, he was diagnosed with Alzheimer’s in 1994.

7. Richard Nixon

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Richard Nixon / Wikimedia Commons

Nixon has been the only President to actually resign. He tried to repair his image by writing books and speaking at different events.


8. George Washington

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George Washington / Wikipedia

Our first President returned home to his farm in Mount Veron. Unfortunately, he died two years later from a throat infection.

9. Harry S. Truman

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Harry Truman / Pixabay

When Truman left the White House, he found out he had no savings. He decided to write a memoir which dug him out of his financial troubles.


10. George H.W. Bush

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George H.W. Bush / Wikimedia Commons

Bush helped his sons with politics after he left the White House. Sadly, he passed away last November at age 94.

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