List of Vice Presidents of the United States

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Number of Vice Presidents by party affiliation
Party Vice Presidents
Republican 20
Democratic 18
Democratic-Republican 6
Whig 2
Federalist 1
Vacancies 18
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This List of Vice Presidents of the United States from John Adams to Joe Biden. It includes the home state of each Vice President as well as when he took office, left office and the political party to which he belonged.



List

      Federalist       Democratic-Republican       Democratic       Whig       Republican

# Image Name Home State Took Office Left Office Party President(s)
1 John Adams John Adams Massachusetts April 21, 1789[1] March 4, 1797 Federalist Washington
2 Thomas Jefferson Thomas Jefferson Virginia March 4, 1797 March 4, 1801 Democratic-Republican J. Adams
3 Aaron Burr Aaron Burr New York March 4, 1801 March 4, 1805 Democratic-Republican Jefferson
4 George Clinton George Clinton New York March 4, 1805 April 20, 1812[2] Democratic-Republican Jefferson/
Madison
Vacant April 20, 1812 March 4, 1813 Madison
5 Elbridge Gerry Gerry, ElbridgeElbridge Gerry Massachusetts March 4, 1813 November 23, 1814[2] Democratic-Republican Madison
Vacant November 23, 1814 March 4, 1817 Madison
6 Daniel Tompkins Daniel D. Tompkins New York March 4, 1817 March 4, 1825 Democratic-Republican Monroe
7 John C. Calhoun John C. Calhoun South Carolina March 4, 1825 December 28, 1832[3] Democratic-Republican/
Democratic
J. Q. Adams/
Jackson
Vacant December 28, 1832 March 4, 1833 Jackson
8 Martin Van Buren Martin Van Buren New York March 4, 1833 March 4, 1837 Democratic Jackson
9 Richard Mentor Johnson Richard Mentor Johnson Kentucky March 4, 1837 March 4, 1841 Democratic Van Buren
10 John Tyler Tyler, JohnJohn Tyler Virginia March 4, 1841 April 4, 1841[4] Whig W. Harrison
Vacant April 4, 1841 March 4, 1845 Tyler
11 George M. Dallas George M. Dallas Pennsylvania March 4, 1845 March 4, 1849 Democratic Polk
12 Millard Fillmore Fillmore, MillardMillard Fillmore New York March 4, 1849 July 9, 1850[4] Whig Taylor
Vacant July 9, 1850 March 4, 1853 Fillmore
13 William R. King William R. King Alabama March 4, 1853[5] April 18, 1853[2] Democratic Pierce
Vacant April 18, 1853 March 4, 1857 Pierce
14 John C. Breckinridge John C. Breckinridge Kentucky March 4, 1857 March 4, 1861 Democratic Buchanan
15 Hannibal Hamlin Hannibal Hamlin Maine March 4, 1861 March 4, 1865 Republican Lincoln
16 Andrew Johnson Johnson, AndrewAndrew Johnson Tennessee March 4, 1865 April 15, 1865[4] Democratic[6] Lincoln
Vacant April 15, 1865 March 4, 1869 Republican A. Johnson
17 Schuyler Colfax Schuyler Colfax Indiana March 4, 1869 March 4, 1873 Republican Grant
18 Henry Wilson Henry Wilson Massachusetts March 4, 1873 November 22, 1875[2] Republican Grant
Vacant November 22, 1875 March 4, 1877 Grant
19 William A. Wheeler William A. Wheeler New York March 4, 1877 March 4, 1881 Republican Hayes
20 Chester A. Arthur Chester A. Arthur New York March 4, 1881 September 19, 1881[4] Republican Garfield
Vacant September 19, 1881 March 4, 1885 Arthur
21 Thomas Hendricks Thomas A. Hendricks Indiana March 4, 1885 November 25, 1885[2] Democratic Cleveland
Vacant November 25, 1885 March 4, 1889 Cleveland
22 Levi Morton Levi P. Morton New York March 4, 1889 March 4, 1893 Republican B. Harrison
23 Adlai E. Stevenson Adlai E. Stevenson Illinois March 4, 1893 March 4, 1897 Democratic Cleveland
24 Garret Hobart Garret Hobart New Jersey March 4, 1897 November 21,1899[2] Republican McKinley
Vacant November 21, 1899 March 4, 1901 McKinley
25 Theodore Roosevelt Theodore Roosevelt New York March 4, 1901 September 14, 1901[4] Republican McKinley
Vacant September 14, 1901 March 4, 1905 T. Roosevelt
26 Charles W. Fairbanks Charles W. Fairbanks Indiana March 4, 1905 March 4, 1909 Republican T. Roosevelt
27 James S. Sherman James S. Sherman New York March 4, 1909 October 30, 1912[2] Republican Taft
Vacant October 30, 1912 March 4, 1913 Taft
28 Thomas R. Marshall Thomas R. Marshall Indiana March 4, 1913 March 4, 1921 Democratic Wilson
29 Calvin Coolidge Calvin Coolidge Massachusetts March 4, 1921 August 2, 1923[4] Republican Harding
Vacant August 2, 1923 March 4, 1925 Coolidge
30 Charles G. Dawes Charles G. Dawes Illinois March 4, 1925 March 4, 1929 Republican Coolidge
31 Charles Curtis Charles Curtis Kansas March 4, 1929 March 4, 1933 Republican Hoover
32 John Nance Garner John Nance Garner Texas March 4, 1933 January 20, 1941 Democratic F. Roosevelt
33 Henry A. Wallace Henry A. Wallace Iowa January 20, 1941 January 20, 1945 Democratic F. Roosevelt
34 Harry S. Truman Harry Truman Missouri January 20, 1945 April 12, 1945[4] Democratic F. Roosevelt
Vacant April 12, 1945 January 20, 1949 Truman
35 Alben Barkley Alben Barkley Kentucky January 20, 1949 January 20, 1953 Democratic Truman
36 Richard M. Nixon Richard Nixon California January 20, 1953 January 20, 1961 Republican Eisenhower
37 Lyndon B. Johnson Lyndon Baines Johnson Texas January 20, 1961 November 22, 1963[4] Democratic Kennedy
Vacant November 22, 1963 January 20, 1965 L. Johnson
38 Hubert H. Hump Hubert Humphrey Minnesota January 20, 1965 January 20, 1969 Democratic L. Johnson
39 Spiro T. Agnew Spiro Agnew Maryland January 20, 1969 October 10, 1973[3] Republican Nixon
Vacant October 10, 1973 December 6, 1973 Nixon
40 Gerald Ford Gerald Ford Michigan December 6, 1973[7] August 9, 1974[4] Republican Nixon
Vacant August 9, 1974 December 19, 1974 Ford
41 Nelson Rockefeller Nelson Rockefeller New York December 19, 1974[7] January 20, 1977 Republican Ford
42 Walter Mondale Walter Mondale Minnesota January 20, 1977 January 20, 1981 Democratic Carter
43 George Herbert Walker Bush George H. W. Bush Texas January 20, 1981[8] January 20, 1989 Republican Reagan
44 Dan Quayle Dan Quayle Indiana January 20, 1989 January 20, 1993 Republican G. H. W. Bush
45 Al Gore Al Gore Tennessee January 20, 1993 January 20, 2001 Democratic Clinton
46 Dick Cheney Dick Cheney Wyoming[9] January 20, 2001[10] January 20, 2009 Republican G. W. Bush
47 Joe Biden Joe Biden Delaware January 20, 2009 Incumbent
(Term expires January 20, 2013)
Democratic Obama

See also

  1. Arriving in New York City before President-elect George Washington, Adams was sworn as Vice President nine days before the President.
  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 2.3 2.4 2.5 2.6 Died in office.
  3. 3.0 3.1 Resigned from office.
  4. 4.0 4.1 4.2 4.3 4.4 4.5 4.6 4.7 4.8 Succeeded to Presidency upon death or resignation of President.
  5. The only Vice President to be sworn in outside of the United States of America (in Havana, Cuba), with special dispensation from Congress.
  6. Elected on the National Union Party ticket with Republican Abraham Lincoln
  7. 7.0 7.1 Became Vice President under provisions of 25th Amendment.
  8. Invoked the presidential provision of the 25th Amendment on July 13, 1985, 11:28 a.m. until 7:22 p.m
  9. A resident of Texas at the time of his nomination to Vice-President, Mr. Cheney changed his voter's registration back to Wyoming, where he served in Congress, to avoid violating the 12th amendment, which prohibits a presidential and vice presidential candidate residing in the same state from earning that state's electoral votes.
  10. Invoked the presidential provision of the 25th Amendment on two separate occasions: on June 29, 2002, from 7:09 a.m. to 9:24 a.m, and on July 21, 2007, from 7:16 a.m. to 9:21 a.m
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