George Washington
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George Washington
Portrait of George Washington

1st President of the United States
1789 – 1797

Predecessor None, office established
Successor John Adams
Vice President John Adams

1st General of the Continental Army
1776 – 1789

Political Party None
Profession Farmer, President, General
George Washington was the first President of the United States and was and still is hailed America's greatest president and the Father of His Country. He led American forces during the American Revolution and then led the Constitutional Convention that established the USA. He is seen present on Mount Rushmore with Thomas Jefferson, Theodore Roosevelt and Abraham Lincoln.