"I know of no pursuit in which more real and important services can be rendered to any country than by improving its agriculture, its breed of useful animals, and other branches of a husbandman's cares." -- George Washington
While today we celebrate all American presidents on Presidents' Day, it was originally a holiday meant to celebrate George Washington's birthday. Check out this list of presidential fun facts and let us know which one most surprises your family.
George Washington Parke Custis. Youngest grandchild of Martha Washington by her first marriage, and raised with his sister Eleanor by the Washingtons at Mt. Vernon. Builder of Arlington House, and father of Mary Anna Randolph Custis, wife of Robert E. Lee