George Washington was the first United States President and a soldier during the American Revolutionary War. He is also considered a Founding Father of the United States. He was a Commander-in-Chief of the Continental Army during the American Revolutionary War and was the person who presided the over the 1787 convention which drafted the United States Constitution. He was thought of during his time and still to this day, as the "father of the country".[1]


  1. Grizzard 2002, pp. 105–07
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