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Andrew Jackson

Andrew Jackson was the seventh president of the United States, serving from 1829 to 1837. He was an American lawyer, soldier, and politician. Jackson rose to prominence as a general in the United States Army and served in both chambers of Congress before being elected to the president. There's a half decent wikipedia entry on Andrew Jackson over at https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Andrew_Jackson

  • On the $20 banknote, a skull is depicted above Andrew Jackson. [web page]