President Reagan sharing a joke with William F. Buckley at a private birthday party in honor of his 75th Birthday in the White House residence. 2/7/86 .
Actor and Former US Senator Fred Thompson Narrates a Tribute to President Ronald Reagan on his 100th Birthday
The Making of a Presidential Centennial
By Stewart D. McLaurin, Executive Director, The Ronald Reagan Centennial Celebration
Little known presidential facts:
- Woodrow Wilson was the first to show a motion picture in the White House: The Birth of Nation, which has become the most banned film in American history.k
- Warren Harding was the first president to own a radio, the first to make speech over the radio, and the first to ride to his inauguration in a car. When women got the right to vote, he was the first president they could elect.k