The Fifty-Seventh Presidential Inauguration on January 21, 2013 presented by the Joint Congressional Committee on Inaugural Ceremonies.

Swearing-In Ceremony for President Millard Fillmore

Library of Congress

Oath of Office

Administered to Millard Fillmore by the Honorable William Cranch, Chief Judge of the U.S. Circuit Court.

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House of Representatives Chamber,
U.S. Capitol
Washington, DC

Facts, Firsts & Precedents

Zachary Taylor died in office on July 9, 1850, of apparent food poisoning.