On this day in 1833, President Andrew Jackson announces that the government will no longer use the Second Bank of the United States, the country’s national bank. He then used his executive power to remove all federal funds from the bank, in the final salvo of what is referred to as the “Bank War.”
They tried to kill Andrew Jackson, by shooting him. That’s odd, now where have I seen that one before. Wait, I know it will come to me.
You don’t think they tried to kill Lincoln also do you?
John F. Kennedy and Abraham Lincoln are two of history’s most popular and influential U.S. presidents — unfortunately, they were both also assassinated. Yet some people believe we’re missing the big picture behind these deaths. Want to know more? Tune in.