CLEVELAND, Grover

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CLEVELAND, Grover (1837-1938) was an American lawyer and politician who served as the 22nd and 24th president of the United States from 1885 to 1889 and from 1893 to 1897. Cleveland is the only president in American history to serve two non-consecutive terms in office.

Cleveland was an honorary member of Santa Catalina Island's private Tuna Club, founded by Charles Frederick Holder (1851–1915) in 1898. Among the first honorary members were Theodore Roosevelt, then Governor of New York, and ex-President Grover Cleveland (1899). Fisherman President Cleveland was arguably one of the better fisherman and outdoors sportsmen presidents of all time.