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...
April 3, 1715 (age
Charles County, Maryland
November 15, 1783
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 ...
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
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. ...
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, American Patriot and First President of the United States (1715-
1783) John Hanson Image. He was the heir of one of the greatest family
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 ...
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 ...
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 ...
Sep 26, 2012 ... John Hanson of Maryland was elected the third President of the United States, in
Congress Assembled on November 5, 1781 serving until ...