How old was James Polk when he became president?

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How old was James Polk when he became president?

James Polk:

James Polk was the 12th president of the United States, serving from 1845 to 1849. Polk presided over the nation during the Mexican-American War and aggressively expanded the U.S. in the west.

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President James K. Polk's Accomplishments in the Lower 48 States

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United States President James K Polk served as president during the Mexican-American War. Learn about the 49th parallel, the war with Mexico, the Treaty of Guadalupe, and how they expanded the boundaries of the United States.


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