James Knox Polk :
- n 11th President of the United States; his expansionism led to the Mexican War and the annexation of California and much of the southwest (1795-1849)
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- Jackson, Polk, Johnson, But What Other Two?
Most Tennesseans would have no trouble naming Andrew Jackson, James Knox Polk and Andrew Johnson as presidents who hailed from Tennessee. But what about the other two?
July 15, 2013 - News Channel 5 Nashville