Remembering George Washington, America's First President on his death anniversary

Washington served as a General during the American Revolutionary War and was a key figure in the founding of the United States. He was later elected as the first President of the United States.

FPJ Web DeskUpdated: Tuesday, December 13, 2022, 11:16 AM IST
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It is the 262nd death anniversary of George Washington, the first President of the United States of America. He is considered as one of the most remarkable figures in American history.

Washington was born on February 22, 1732, in Westmoreland County, Virginia. He was the first son of his parents, Augustine Washington and his second wife, Mary Ball Washington. Washington's father died when he was just 11 years old. As the eldest son, he inherited the family estate.

He married Martha Dandridge Custis, a wealthy widow, in 1759. The couple had no children together but they raised Martha's two children from her previous marriage.

Washington: Father of his country

Washington served as a General during the American Revolutionary War and was a key figure in the founding of the United States. He was later elected as the first President of the United States. He is also known as the "Father of his country".

He was a great military leader and an effective politician. He was a man of integrity and principle. He was a true patriot who loved his country and its people.

Washington is one of the most important and influential figures in American history and made many significant contributions to his country. As the first president of the United States, he helped to set the tone for the country during its early years.

Today, we remember Washington on the anniversary of his death. He was a truly remarkable man who left a lasting legacy on his country.

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