By HistoryNet Staff 11/22/2017 •
He was the first American president to hire a professional speechwriter.
Warren Harding. Prior to that, presidents wrote their own speeches. Lincoln’s Gettysburg Address and his Second Inaugural Address and all of his great speeches were all his own words.
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