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How Well Do You Know Your Vice Presidents?

Test yourself on our quiz of the famous, infamous and not-so-famous least powerful men in the country

Calvin Coolidge, 29th Vice President (1920-1923)

Calvin Coolidge
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When Coolidge was elected to the Warren G. Harding ticket in 1921, he wasn’t all that excited. In fact, Silent Cal, as he came to be known, probably would’ve rather been sleeping. How many hours a day did he average of sleep?

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