The Roar Meter is a weekly story in numbers.
- Total number of men who have held the office of President: 44
- Grover Cleveland served two non-consecutive terms, which is why we are now on 45.
- Longest time served in office: Franklin D. Roosevelt, 4,442
- Shortest time served in office: William Henry Harrison, 31 days
- Presidents who served two full terms: 13
- Presidents who served one full term: 13
- Presidents who died in office: 8
- Of those, 4 were assassinated.
- Presidents who resigned the office: 1
- Vice Presidents who took over the office from a dead or resigned President: 9
Annika Barranti Klein is a writer, knitter, women’s banked track roller derby referee, and radical homeschooling mother. Her work has appeared at The Toast, The Establishment, and on Book Riot. She is a cis, white, bi-furious intersectional feminist.