Bibles Used at Swearing-Ins
See a list of Bibles used and what passages each was open to when the oath of office was administered.
Want to Participate?
Requests to participate in Inauguration Day events for marching bands, equestrians, military groups and floats are collected by the Joint Task Force-National Capital Region. The Presidential Inaugural Committee, formed after the November election, selects the participants from these requests.
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Facts, Firsts and Precedents
First time a poet, Robert Frost, participated in the Inaugural program
—Forty-Fourth Inaugural Ceremonies