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30 Presidential Nicknames, Explained

From Old Granny to Uncle Jumbo, His Accidency to Grandfather's Hat.

‘Poorest president’ donates 90% of his salary

"POOREST PRESIDENT" DONATES 90% OF HIS SALARY. How's this as a man of the people: the president of Uruguay, José Mujica, has earned a nickname, "el presidente mas pobre" (translation: "poorest president").The 77-year-old recently admitted he donates almost all his presidential salary, making him the poorest, or, as Univision pointed out, most generous president, in the world.


First Lady, Patricia Ryan Nixon was born Thelma Catherine Ryan on March 16 in Ely, Nevada, "Pat" Nixon acquired her nickname within hours. Her father, William Ryan, called her his "St. Patrick's babe in the morn" when he came home from the mines before dawn.

Presidents - {Presidential Suite All U.S. Presidents} Matching Activity

This is a fun-filled activity for your students especially on Presidents' Day. They will match Presidents to Nickname and they will learn the reaso...