Web Results

John Hanson - Wikipedia

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/John_Hanson

John Hanson was a merchant and public official from Maryland during the era of the American Revolution. In 1779, Hanson was elected as a delegate to the ...

Was There an African American President Before Barack Obama ...

teachinghistory.org/history-content/ask-a-historian/20309

I did my own research and found that John Hanson was the President of the Constitutional Congress, something quite different than the President of the United ...

The John Hanson Story - Constitution Facts

www.constitutionfacts.com/us-articles-of-confederation/john-hanson-story/

John Hanson. When we think of the President of the United States, many people do not realize that we are actually referring to presidents elected under the U.S. ...

www.ask.com/youtube?q=John Hanson&v=lqubxXPzYEE
Aug 19, 2011 ... A "Black" Man, A Moor, Who is this first president of the United States of America, John Hanson This man was the First President of the United ...

President John Hanson Myths Debunked

www.johnhanson.org/

Mar 30, 2014 ...John Hanson served as the first president of the Continental Congress ... When Congress met on November 5, 1781, it elected John Hanson ...

Was the first president of the United States a Black man? 'President ...

www.finalcall.com/artman/publish/Perspectives_1/article_8485.shtml

Jan 2, 2012 ... The story of John Hanson is one of those legends that have permeated our Black consciousness, and it is easy to see why. Many have claimed ...

"Black" Man, A Moor, John Hanson - Dick Gregory Global Watch

dickgregory.com/latest-news/blog/a-black-man-a-moor-john-hanson

John Hanson was chosen unanimously by Congress (which included George Washington). In fact, all the other potential candidates refused to run against him,  ...

First in Piece : snopes.com

www.snopes.com/history/american/hanson.asp

Oct 20, 2007 ... Was John Hanson the first president of the United States of America?

John Hanson

johnhansonmemorial.org/

A central figure of the Revolutionary War and early United States nationhood, John Hanson served as the first president of the United States In Congress ...

(VIDEO) NO, The Black John Hanson Was NEVER President ...

themichaelimhotepshow.com/2016/03/04/video-no-the-black-john-hanson-was-never-president/

Mar 4, 2016 ... People are confusing John Hanson, President of the Continental Congress (1781 -1782) who was English with The Black (Moor) John Hanson ...

Answer
John Hanson
John Hanson was a Maryland scholar-farmer-politician who is sometimes mistakenly called "the first president of the United States." Hanson was involved in Maryland politics in the colonial period, serving almost continually in the Maryland asse... More »
Born: April 3, 1715 (age 301), Charles County, Maryland
Died: November 15, 1783
More Info

John Hanson, so-called first president, dies - Nov 22, 1783 ...

www.history.com

On this day in 1783, John Hanson, the first president of the Continental Congress under the Articles of Confederation, dies in his home state of Maryland.

John Hanson, First President - Marshall Hall Foundation

www.marshallhall.org

John Hanson, American Patriot and First President of the United States (1715- 1783) John Hanson Image. He was the heir of one of the greatest family traditions ...

Myth # 88: John Hanson was the real first president of the United ...

historymyths.wordpress.com

May 18, 2012 ... We do know John Hanson was born in April of 1721 near Port Tobacco, Maryland. His family origins are obscure, but by the time of his birth ...