James Buchanan Jr was an American politician who served as the 15th president of the United He died in at age 77 and was suspected to be the United States' first gay President. Historians fault him for his failure to address the issue.
The question posed to Pete Buttigieg — gay, married and running for president — came from a supporter at an Iowa campaign stop: What should he tell friends who say America isn’t ready to elect a gay man as president? The first answer will come in Iowa, a state where the year.
Pete Buttigieg said "statistically, it's almost certain," the U.S. has had a gay president. Many historians disagree.