Zachary Taylor — American President born on November 24, 1784, died on July 09, 1850

Zachary Taylor was the 12th President of the United States, serving from March 1849 until his death in July 1850. Before his presidency, Taylor was a career officer in the United States Army, rising to the rank of major general... (wikipedia)

It would be judicious to act with magnanimity towards a prostrate foe.
I have always done my duty. I am ready to die. My only regret is for the friends I leave behind me.