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    With President's Day coming up here is a list (Stolen from Golf Digest) of presidents who played the game.

    1 John F. Kennedy Despite chronic back pain, averaged 80.

    2 Dwight D. Eisenhower Had a green outside the Oval Office.

    3 Gerald R. Ford Clumsy, but was a legitimate 80s-shooter.

    4 Franklin D. Roosevelt At 39, polio robbed him of a powerful golf swing.

    5 George H.W. Bush Once got his handicap down to 11.

    6 George W. Bush Outgoing prez is a capable 15-handicapper.

    7 Bill Clinton Can break 90, especially using his "Billigans."

    8 Barack Obama The lefty plays more hoops than golf.

    9 Ronald Reagan Didn't play often or well (best was low 90s).

    10 Warren G. Harding Struggled to break 95.

    11 William Howard Taft As hapless a golfer as he was a chief executive.

    12 Woodrow Wilson Played more than Ike but almost never broke 100.

    13 Richard M. Nixon He shot 79 once and quit the game.

    14 Lyndon B. Johnson Played with senators to secure votes for the Civil Rights Act of 1964.

    15 Calvin Coolidge When he vacated the White House, he left his clubs behind.

    Out of these men who was the first President to get stuck in a bathtub?

    Also an interesting side note one these men was also a King!

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    Eisenhower also had a green installed just outside of the farmhouse he retired to.  The flag used has his 5 stars from his time as a 5-star general.

    Clinton use to play a good bit not far from my house.  Apparently they were painfully long rounds with many "Billigans."

    And for your trivia, Taft was stuck in a supposedly stuck in a tub (although there's no real evidence it's true) and Gerald Ford was born a King.

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    bholley
    With President's Day coming up here is a list (Stolen from Golf Digest) of presidents who played the game.

    1 John F. Kennedy Despite chronic back pain, averaged 80.

    2 Dwight D. Eisenhower Had a green outside the Oval Office.

    3 Gerald R. Ford Clumsy, but was a legitimate 80s-shooter.

    4 Franklin D. Roosevelt At 39, polio robbed him of a powerful golf swing.

    5 George H.W. Bush Once got his handicap down to 11.

    6 George W. Bush Outgoing prez is a capable 15-handicapper.

    7 Bill Clinton Can break 90, especially using his "Billigans."

    8 Barack Obama The lefty plays more hoops than golf.

    9 Ronald Reagan Didn't play often or well (best was low 90s).

    10 Warren G. Harding Struggled to break 95.

    11 William Howard Taft As hapless a golfer as he was a chief executive.

    12 Woodrow Wilson Played more than Ike but almost never broke 100.

    13 Richard M. Nixon He shot 79 once and quit the game.

    14 Lyndon B. Johnson Played with senators to secure votes for the Civil Rights Act of 1964.

    15 Calvin Coolidge When he vacated the White House, he left his clubs behind.

    Out of these men who was the first President to get stuck in a bathtub?

    Also an interesting side note one these men was also a King!

    Stuck in a tub? Had to be Taft, a man known as much for his girth as he was for anything...And he loved to play golf...

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    I believe Taft was a big man and he would be my choice for getting stuck in the tub.  Maybe Gerald Ford was the king.  Saw a comment on this forum about that when he was standing next to the great one.  Just guessing......  :-)

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    William Taft was stuck in the bathtub. JFK was prom KIng his senior year in High school.

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    Some more Presidential trivia and no googling

    What president was the most prodigious author?

    What President was the first President to win the Nobel Peace Prize?

    Who was the only President to win the Medal of Honor?

    What President's son won the Medal of Honor?

    Who was the first President to drive a car and fly in an airplane?

    What President helped start the NCAA?

    What President finished second in a Presidential Election but under a different party than he served?

    Finally what President founded the Boone and Crockett Club?

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    Regarding the peace prize, I believe it was Carter but after he left office?  Obama won it while in office.

    I'd have to google the rest.  Interesting questions.

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    The answer is Theodore Roosevelt (all of them)

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    Trick questions......ha...ha...