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In office: March 4, 1829 – March 4, 1837
Born: March 15, 1767, Waxhaws area (North Carolina/South Carolina
Jackson was the seventh President of the United States (1829–1837).
He was military governor of Florida (1821), commander of the American
forces at the Battle of New Orleans (1815), and eponym of the era of
He was a polarizing figure who dominated American politics in the
1820s and 1830s. His political ambition combined with widening political
participation by more people shaped the modern Democratic Party.
Renowned for his toughness, he was nicknamed "Old
As he based his career in developing Tennessee, Jackson was the first
President primarily associated with the frontier.
Died: June 8, 1845 (age 78), Nashville, Tennessee
After retiring to Nashville, he enjoyed eight years of retirement and
died at The Hermitage of chronic tuberculosis, "dropsy" and
Where is Andrew Jackson
- The Hermitage, Nashville, Tennessee
- Pierce Brothers Valhalla Memorial Park, North Hollywood, Texas
- Cremated, ashes scattered at sea