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Vice President John C. Calhoun
John Calhoun
Vice President John C. Calhoun.
BornMarch 18, 1782
Abbeville, South Carolina
DiedMarch 31, 1850
Washington, D.C.
Vice President of the United States 1825-1832. Became the first Vice President to resign during confrontation over nullification, the doctrine that states can choose which federal laws to obey.

The repository contains one quote from Vice President John C. Calhoun.


It is harder to preserve than to obtain liberty.