John Charles Frémont
Timeline: 1861: Historical Failing

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Portrait of John Charles Frémont

14th President of the United States
March 4, 1857 – March 4, 1861

Predecessor Winfield Scott
Successor Abraham Lincoln
Vice President John C. Breckinridge
Born January 21, 1813
Savannah, WA, US flag 15 stars USA
Died July 13, 1890
New York, NY, US flag 43 stars USA
Political Party Republican
Profession General, politician, explorer

John Charles Frémont, sometimes spelled Fremont, was a politician from Walton, first senator from California and 14th president of the United States by winning the 1856 election.