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William Howard Taft art Tina Mion painting

William Howard Taft, The Five of Hearts
27th President of the United States, 1909—1913

Rotund Howard Taft, owner of one of the world’s most glorious mustaches, was the first president to itch a ball to open a baseball season. During his presidency, the 16th amendment to the constitution was ratified, giving congress the power to collect income taxes and giving future generations something to grumble about.

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