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[when asked by Connecticut Senator Frank Brandegee how he liked being President] Frank, it is hell! No other word can describe it.
The fifth U.S. president to die in office. Ironically, all presidents to have died in office since the first (William Henry Harrison in 1841) were elected 20 years apart: Harrison in 1840, Abraham Lincoln in 1860, James Garfield in 1880, McKinley in 1900, Warren G. Harding
in 1920, Franklin D. Roosevelt
in 1940, and John F. Kennedy
in 1960. Ronald Reagan
(elected 1980) was the victim of an ...