Inaugural Firsts: 1st POTUS whose Inauguration was filmed?

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Who was the 1st POTUS whose Inauguration was filmed (soundless) by a motion picture camera?
William McKinley
Yes! The 25th POTUS’ Inauguration was the first one filmed.
Theodore Roosevelt
The 26th POTUS’ predecessor was the first POTUS whose Inauguration was filmed.
Grover Cleveland
The 24th POTUS’ successor was the first POTUS whose Inauguration was filmed.
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Inaugural Firsts: 1st POTUS whose Inauguration was photographed?

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Who was the 1st POTUS whose Inauguration was photographed?
James Buchanan
Yes! The 15th POTUS’ Inauguration was the first one photographed.
Abraham Lincoln
The 16th POTUS’ predecessor was the first POTUS whose Inauguration was photographed.
Franklin Pierce
The 14th POTUS’ successor was the first POTUS whose Inauguration was photographed.
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Inaugural Firsts: 1st POTUS whose Inauguration was broadcast on the radio?

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Who was the 1st POTUS whose Inauguration was broadcast on the radio?
Calvin Coolidge
Yes! The 30th POTUS’ Inauguration was the first one broadcast on the radio.
Warren G. Harding
The 29th POTUS’ Inauguration was the first one broadcast on a public address system, but not via radio.
Herbert Hoover
The 31st POTUS’ predecessor was the first one whose Inauguration was on the radio.

 

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Inaugural Firsts: 1st POTUS to use a teleprompter?

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Who was the 1st POTUS to use a teleprompter?
Dwight D. Eisenhower
Yes! The 34th POTUS was the first POTUS to use a teleprompter.
John F. Kennedy
The 35th POTUS was not the first POTUS to use a teleprompter; his immediate predecessor was.
Ronald Reagan
The 40th POTUS was not the first POTUS to use a teleprompter; one of his predecessors was.
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Inaugural Firsts: 1st POTUS born in neither VA nor MA?

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Who was the 1st POTUS born in neither VA nor MA?
Andrew Jackson
Yes! The 7th POTUS was born in SC.
John Quincy Adams
The 6th POTUS, like the 2nd POTUS, was born in MA.
James Madison
The 4th POTUS, like the 1st, 3rd, and 5th POTUSes, was born in VA.
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Inaugural Firsts: 1st POTUS born outside the original colonies?

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Inaugural Firsts: Who was the 1st POTUS born outside one of the 13 original colonies?
Ulysses S. Grant
Yes! The 18h POTUS was born in OH, which had not been a former colony–or part of a former colony.
Abraham Lincoln
The 16th POTUS was born in KY, which had been part of the colony of VA.
Rutherford B.Hayes
The 19h POTUS was the second POTUS born outside a former colony–or part of a former colony. Like his predecessor, he was born in OH.
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Inaugural Distinctions! Only POTUS among the first five POTUSes who was born in a former colony other than Virginia?

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Who was the only POTUS among the first five POTUSes who was born in a former colony other than Virginia?
John Adams
Yes! The 2nd POTUS was born in the former colony of Massachusetts.
George Washington
The 1st POTUS was born in the former colony of Virginia.
James Monroe
The 5th POTUS, like his two predecessors, was born in the former colony of Virginia.
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