Biographical Data: James K. Polk
 
Name James K. Polk
Full Name James Knox Polk
Date of Birth:Nov 2, 1795Birthplace:Mecklenburg County, NC, United States
Date of Death: Jun 15, 1849 | 53 yrs old Place of death: Nashville, TN, United States
Religion: Methodism
President of the United States
Date entered office: Mar 4, 1845 (49 yrs old) Date left office:
Reason:
Mar 4, 1849 (53 yrs old)
Did not seek reelection
Speakers of the House of the United States
Date entered office: Dec 7, 1835 (40 yrs old) Date left office:
Reason:
Mar 4, 1839 (43 yrs old)
Term ended