The first president of the United States was not George Washington.
Washington was the first president under the Constitution of June 21, 1788 and it was approved in 1790.
The first constitution of the United States was called the “Federal Clause”, which came into effect between 1781 and 1788. It created a single House of Representatives and no executive officers, but for a year during this period (in 17812, John Hanson served as “Member of Congress,” or in short, as President of the United States. He was elected by colleagues such as George Washington.
Hanson was followed by Elias Boudinot (1783), Thomas Mifflin (1784), Richard Henry Lee (1785), Nathan Gorman (1786), Arthur St. Clair (1787), and Cyrus Griffin (1788).
Washington is the eighth president of the United States.
Many of the characteristics of the President of the United States have emerged recently. It was not until the 22nd Amendment to the United States Constitution in 1951 that the president’s term was limited to two terms. Franklin Delano Roosevelt (1882-1945) was elected for 4 successive terms between 1932 and 1944.
The day of the president’s inauguration was originally March 4. After Roosevelt took office in 1945, it was changed to February 20.
Blacks will not become presidents until 1870, and women will not become presidents until 1920. The
presidential salary has remained unchanged for almost 100 years. It doubled until 1873 and its fixed price was $ 25,000 per year. The president did not have an expense account prior to 1907, when his salary was increased by $ 25,000 to cover expenses related to his position. The current salary is $ 390,000, plus $ 50,000 in expenses. 4,444 retired presidents weren’t eligible for state pensions until 1958. The former president’s bill gave them $ 25,000 a year, an office, and a minimum of staff. Today’s pension is c. US $ 161,000, the same as the Cabinet Secretary. The
presidents are not elected by universal suffrage, but by the electoral college that represents the states. John Quincy Adams (1824), Rutherford Hayes (1876), Benjamin Harrison (1888), and George W. Bush (2000) lost the general vote but won the presidency.