The question is hard to answer and many will say no but there are many reasons to answer yes and say that no only was george washington the greatest. Presidency of george washington george washington although the house of representatives agreed in short order that the president should be addressed simply as george washington, president of the united (both intellectual and religious) of the people as essential washington also lays out the greatest threats he sees to the union.
The question is hard to answer and many will say no but there are many reasons to answer yes and say that no only was george washington the greatest president but also possibly the greatest. George washington (1789-1797) the nation’s first president ranked above all others for moral authority, economic management, and overall performance within the context of his times.
George washington was a much better president that abe lincoln washington fought a war that was necessary for us to be a free country lincoln's war was not really necessary.
The presidency of george washington began on april 30, 1789, when washington was inaugurated as the first president of the united states, and ended on march 4, 1797 washington took office after the 1788–89 presidential election , the nation's first quadrennial presidential election, in which he was elected unanimously. George washington (february 22, 1732 – december 14, 1799) was the first president of the united states, and was among the nation's founding fathers as commander-in-chief of the continental army during the american revolutionary war , he was the principal force in victory, effected with the surrender of the british at yorktown.
On april 30, 1789, george washington, standing on the balcony of federal hall on wall street in new york, took his oath of office as the first president of the united states. As presidents' day approaches, two preeminent historians join the enduring debate about whether george washington or abraham lincoln was america’s greatest president. George washington was a leader of the continental army in the american revolution, and was the first to become us president. In doing so, he set a standard for american presidents that lasted until the presidency of franklin d roosevelt, whose taste for power was stronger than the 150 years of precedent set by washington give the last word to washington’s great adversary, king george iii.
We all remember george washington's extraordinary accomplishments as commander in chief of the continental army and as first president of the united states few people realize that behind his illustrious public career was an equally interesting personal life.