- 1 Is the inauguration virtual?
- 2 What time is the presidential inauguration?
- 3 Will the inauguration be on YouTube?
- 4 In which city did the first presidential inauguration occur?
- 5 What president did not attend inauguration?
- 6 What day is Inauguration Day?
- 7 Who gave the shortest inauguration speech?
- 8 Which president gave the longest inauguration speech?
- 9 Whose inauguration was the first to be on the Internet?
Is the inauguration virtual?
In celebration of Inauguration Day, explore presidential and inauguration history in national parks with virtual experiences and activiites.
What time is the presidential inauguration?
The 20th amendment to the Constitution specifies that the term of each elected President of the United States begins at noon on January 20 of the year following the election. Each president must take the oath of office before assuming the duties of the position.
Will the inauguration be on YouTube?
All major broadcast and cable networks will air inauguration day events live. The events will also stream live on these social media channels: YouTube, Facebook, Twitter, and Twitch.
In which city did the first presidential inauguration occur?
The first inauguration of George Washington as the first President of the United States was held on Thursday, April 30, 1789 on the balcony of Federal Hall in New York City, New York.
What president did not attend inauguration?
John Quincy Adams also left town, unwilling to be present for the 1829 inauguration of Andrew Jackson. Martin Van Buren was, for reasons unknown, not present for the 1841 inauguration of William Henry Harrison. Andrew Johnson conducted a final cabinet meeting rather than attend the 1869 inauguration of Ulysses S. Grant.
What day is Inauguration Day?
The American Presidency Project. Congress had originally established March 4 as Inauguration Day. The date was moved to January 20 with the passage of the Twentieth Amendment in 1933.
Who gave the shortest inauguration speech?
George Washington’s second inaugural address remains the shortest ever delivered, at just 135 words.
Which president gave the longest inauguration speech?
Harrison delivered the longest inaugural address to date, running 8,445 words.
Whose inauguration was the first to be on the Internet?
President Ronald Reagan’s inauguration at the U.S. Capitol 1981. First time that the ceremony was broadcast live on the Internet.