Presidential Nicknames

Presidential Nicknames

  • George Washington
    The American Cincinnatus, The American Fabius, The Father of His Country
  • John Adams
    The Colossus of Independence, Old Sink or Swim, His Rotundity
  • Thomas Jefferson
    The Apostle of Democracy, he Man of the People, he Sage of Monticello
  • James Madison
    Little Jemmy, His Little Majesty, Father of the Constitution
  • James Monroe
    The Era of Good Feelings President, The Last Cocked Hat
  • John Quincy Adams
    Old Man Eloquent, The Abolitionist
  • Andrew Jackson
    The Hero of New Orleans, Old Hickory, King Mob, King Andrew, Jackass
  • Martin Van Buren
    The American Talleyrand, The Careful Dutchman, The Enchanter, The Great Manager, The Master Spirit, Martin Van Ruin, Matty Van, The Mistletoe Politician, Old Kinderhook (OK), Red Fox of Kinderhook, The Little Magician
  • William Henry Harrison
    General Mum, Old Tippecanoe, Washington of the West
  • John Tyler
    His Accidency
  • James K. Polk
    Napoleon of the Stump, Young Hickory
  • Zachary Taylor
    Old Rough and Ready
  • Millard Fillmore
    The American Louis Philippe
  • Franklin Pierce
    Young Hickory of the Granite Hills, Handsome Frank
  • James Buchanan
    Old Public Functionary, Old Buck, Bachelor President, Ten-Cent Jimmy
  • Abraham Lincoln
    The Ancient One, The Great Emancipator, The Liberator, Honest Abe, The Rail-Splitter, The Tycoon, Uncle Abe
  • Andrew Johnson
    The Tennessee Tailor
  • Ulysses S. Grant
    Unconditional Surrender Grant
  • Rutherford B. Hayes
    Rutherfraud, His Fraudulency
  • James Garfield
    Boatman Jim, Preacher President
  • Chester A. Arthur
    Chet, Gentleman Boss, Prince Arthur, The Dude President

Presidential Nicknames

  • Grover Cleveland
    His Obstinacy, Uncle Jumbo, Grover the Good
  • Benjamin Harrison
    The Front Porch Campaigner, The Human Iceberg, Little Ben
  • William McKinley
    The Napoleon of Protection
  • Theodore Roosevelt
    The Hero of San Juan Hil, The Lion, Teddy, TR, The Trust Buster
  • William Howard Taft
    Big Chief, Big Lub
  • Woodrow Wilson
    The Phrasemaker, The Schoolmaster
  • Warren G. Harding
    Wobbly Warren
  • Calvin Coolidge
    Cautious Cal, Cool Cal, Silent Cal
  • Herbert Hoover
    The Great Engineer, The Great Humanitarian, The Chief
  • Franklin D. Roosevelt
    FDR, That Man in the White House, Sphinx
  • Harry S. Truman
    Give 'Em Hell Harry
  • Dwight D. Eisenhower
    Ike
  • John F. Kennedy
    Jack, JFK
  • Lyndon B. Johnson
    Bullshit Johnson, Landslide Lyndon, Light-Bulb Lyndon, LBJ
  • Richard Nixon
    Tricky Dick
  • Gerald Ford
    Jerry, Mr. Nice Guy
  • Jimmy Carter
    Jimmy, The Peanut Farmer
  • Ronald Reagan
    Dutch, The Great Communicator, The Gipper, The Teflon President
  • George H. W. Bush
    Papa Bush, Bush 41, Bush Senior, Senior, Poppy
  • Bill Clinton
    Bubba, Slick Willie, The Comeback Kid, The First Black President, The Big Dog
  • George W. Bush
    43, Bush Jr, Junior, Bush 43, Dubya
  • Barack Obama
    No Drama Obama, Deporter in Chief
  • Donald Trump
    The Donald, 45, Conspiracy Theorist-in-Chief, President Snowflake, Snowflake-in-Chief, Donald the Dove