Hero of the Common Man, Zero of the Presidents

Andrew Jackson

Andrew Jackson was a war hero in the Battle of New Orleans and was nicknamed "Old Hickory".

He was later defeated by John Quincy Adams but won the next year because more people thought they had more in common. He was the 7th president and served for 2 terms.

Andrew Jackson: Good, Evil, and the Presidency

Trail of Tears

Andrew Jackson forced the Native Americans off their own land and on to reserves.

Zero Reasons

Andrew Jackson abused his power as president. Also, even though he was thought to be the common man he owned a mansion and over 150 slaves when he died.