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Andrew Johnson


Picture of Andrew Johnson
Library of Congress
Date Party Office Votes Result
04-15-1865 Union President 0 Win

Candidate Biography:

Born: December 29, 1808 in Raleigh, North Carolina
Military Service: ARMY (Civil War)
Died: July 31, 1875 near Elizabethton, Tennessee

1828-1830: Alderman, City of Greeneville [Tennessee]
1834-1838: Mayor, City of Greeneville [Tennessee]
1835-1837: Representative, Tennessee State Legislature 
1839-1841: Representative, Tennessee State Legislature
1841-1843: Senator, Tennessee State Legislature
1843-1953: Member, United States House of Representatives [Tennessee]
1853-1857: Governor of Tennessee
1857-1862: Member, United States Senate [Tennessee]
1862-1864: Military Governor of Tennessee
1865: Vice President of the United States
1865-1869: President of the United States
1869: Candidate for US Senate (Lost)
1872: Candidate for Congress (Lost)
1875: Member, United States Senate [Tennessee]

  • US Currency: Andrew Johnson appeared on a "Presidential $1 Coin" that was issued in 2011.