George Washington Facts | Life-IDA

He was an American military officer

He was born on February 22, 1732 in British colony of Virginia

He was born into a wealthy Virginia planter family

He attend the Lower Church School in Hartfield

He was appointed as commander of the Continental Army by the Continental Congress

He served as the first president of the United States

He has been called the "Father of the Nation"

He died from throat infection on December 14, 1799

Net Worth $17.82 Million (equivalent in 2022)