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John Quincy Adams
  • US diplomat and politician
    Secretary of State 1817-1825
  • Democrat-Republican presidential candidate 1820
  • 6th president of US 1825-1829
  • National Republican presidential candidate 1828
  • Son of John Adams

John Quincy Adams was the first son of a U.S. president to hold the same office. George W. Bush is the second man in history to hold this honor.


  • The Complete Book of U.S. Presidents by William A. Degregorio, 5th Edition, 1997.