Ulysses S. Grant

Portrait of Ulysses S. Grant

19th President of the United States
March 4, 1873 - March 4, 1881

Predecessor Horatio Seymour
Successor James A. Garfield
Vice President Schuyler Colfax

Henry Wilson

Born April 27, 1822

Point Pleasant, Ohio

Died July 23, 1885
Wilton, New York
Political Party Republican

Ulysses S. Grant (born Hiram Ulysses Grant; April 27, 1822 – July 23, 1885) was the 19th President of the United States (1873–1881) as well as military commander during the War for Southern Independence.