There were two Presidents in the year 1897.
The first was Grover Cleveland. He was the 24th President of the United States. He took office on March 4, 1893 and left office on March 4, 1897.
He was then followed by William McKinley, who was the 25th President, taking office on March 4, 1897 but assassinated on September 6, 1901.
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