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Surprising Presidential Facts

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George Washington

George Washington took his dental health very seriously. Historians have discovered four separate sets of dentures worn by our country’s first President. But, popular to contrary believe, Washington’s teeth were not made of wood. Jeffrey Schwartz, a forensic anthropologist from the University of Pittsburgh, discovered that the dentures were composed of several odd materials, including gold, ivory, lead and the teeth of other humans. —Xfinity Entertainment Staff (Photo by Three Lions/Getty Images)

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