10 Crazy facts about the White House you may have never known about
As one of the most iconic symbols of the USA, the White House is also the most historical having existed as the residence of the office of the President. As the Private residence of the President, the White House is also the chief executive office of the country. Here are 10 crazy facts about the White House which you may have never known.
1 It was commissioned by President George Washington but he never lived in it
Although the White house was commissioned and overseen by President George Washington, He never got to live in it. Built with several sections such as the Executive Residence, The West Wing, The East Wing, The Roosevelt Room and the Executive Building, It took 8 years to build and was ready for use in 1801. Its first occupants were the country’s second President John Adams and his wife Abigail.