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  1. Lady Gaga has been named godmother to Elton John and husband David Furnish’s baby son Elijah. The pop singer is already the godmother to John and Furnish’s two-year-old, Zachary, and the couple were so impressed with her guidance that they doubled down on Gaga’s godmother duties.

  2. Senator Daniel Webster turned down two offers to be vice president by William Henry Harrison and Zachary Taylor because he thought the office was a dead-end position. Both these presidents then died in office.

  3. Stephen Colbert, Donald Glover, Aubrey Plaza, Zachary Galifianakis, and Kevin Hart were all rejected by Saturday Night Live

  4. Leonard Nimoy had veto power when recasting Spock for the new 'Star Trek' films. He gave approval to Zachary Quinto replacing him in the role.

  5. Senator Daniel Webster was offered the office of Vice President by both William Henry Harrison and Zachary Taylor, he did not accept either as he thought the position would lead nowhere, choosing instead to make three failed Presidential campaigns. Both Taylor and Harrison died in office.

  6. Mathematician Zachary Harris hacked into Google's email system and sent a e-mail phishing attack to Larry Page from Sergey Brin's e-mail account. All because he noticed a flaw in an e-mail sent from Google offering him a job and thought it was a test. It wasn't.

  7. Senator Daniel Webster turned down two offers to be vice president by William Henry Harrison and Zachary Taylor because he thought the office was a dead-end position. Both these presidents went on to die in office.

  8. Before Zachary Taylor coined the term "First Lady", the President of the United States's wife was commonly referred to as the "Presidentress"

  9. Zachary Levi was told that he's "too Jewish" for certain film roles. Levi actually isn't Jewish--Levi is his middle name and Pugh is his last name. He's Welsh.

  10. 19 year old Zachary Anderson was charged as a sex offender and placed on the sex offender registry after hooking up with a younger girl who lied and said she was 17. He received jail time and will remain on the registry for 25 years.

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In 1835 Jefferson Davis fell in love with Sarah Knox Taylor and the two were married against her father's wishes. She died after only a few months from malaria. Her father Zachary Taylor would become president.

On July 4th, 1850 Zachary became ill while at a fund-raising event at the Washington Monument.

Zachary Taylor became president in 1849.

Robin Williams" first wife was Valerie Velardi. They had a son Zachary Pym Williams in 1983. Robin and Valerie divorced in 1988.

President Zachary Taylor died after eating copious amounts of raw fruit and iced milk.

In 1810 Zachary was promoted to captain.

Zachary continued to serve in the military through several wars.

When NBCs Chuck was at risk of being cancelled, fans launched a "Save Chuck" campaign where they bought a footlong at Subway on the day of the finale to spur a sponsorship. Zachary Levi led a convention of 200+people to a Subway, and ended up working behind the counter to ensure everyone was fed

Zachary accompanied Samuel Hopkins on two expeditions, into Illinois Territory and the Tippecanoe Battle site.

The first victim to be found was Zachary Longo, Christian's four year old son. His body was found floating in the water at a marina in Waldport, south of Newport, Oregon.

On July 9th Zachary Taylor died, at the age of 65. The cause of his death is still being debated.

Christian Longo admitted to killing Mary Jane and Madison but claimed that Mary Jane had killed Zachary and Sadie.

In 1814 Zachary led 430 men on expedition up the Mississippi River.

He served under Colonel Zachary Taylor for the Texas Army during the Mexican-American War. When Taylor became president of the United States, he promoted Johnston to major.

The second victim to be found was Sadie Longo was found three days after Zachary. She had been weighed down underwater.

Robin Williams was married to his second wife Marsha Garces from 1989 to 2010. She had been his son Zachary's nanny and was pregnant at the time. Robin and Marsha had two children together, in 1989 and 1991.

There was no president of the United States for 24 hours in the year 1849 after James K Polk left office because his successor, Zachary Taylor refused to take the oath of office on a Sunday

William Henry Harrison probably did not die of pneumonia (as commonly believed) but instead probably died of enteric fever, via contaminated water in the White House. It is now believed that James Polk and Zachary Taylor also contracted enteric fever in the same manner.

Zachary managed to buy a plantation in Louisville and the Cypress Grove Plantation Jefferson County in Mississippi Territory. He acquired over 200 slaves.

Eight U.S. Presidents were born in Virginia. George Washington was born in Westmoreland County; Thomas Jefferson was born in Shadwell; James Madison was born in Port Conway; James Monroe was born in Westmoreland County; William Harrison was born in Berkeley; John Tyler was born in Greenway; Zachary Taylor was born near Barboursville; Woodrow Wilson was born in Staunton.

12th US president Zachary Taylor's daughter was married to Jefferson Davis, president of the Confederacy.

During the War of 1812 Zachary defended Indiana's Fort Harrison. He was well praised for it.

In 1846 Zachary became a hero during the Mexican-American War and he entered the presidential election.

Zachary Taylor, 12th PotUS, died just sixteen months after inauguration from eating raw fruit and iced milk.

In 1819 Zachary was made lieutenant colonel.