[Ques] John C. Calhoun became the first U.S. Vice President to do what?

The Quiz: John C. Calhoun became the first U.S. Vice President to do what?

Die in office
Defeat the sitting President
Resign
Get married in office

Explanation : After navigating strong ideological differences with President Andrew Jackson, John C. Calhoun became the first Vice President to resign from office on December 28, 1832. After his resignation, Calhoun took a seat in the Senate where he continued to have a contentious relationship with President Jackson and his supporters. The only other Vice President to resign was Spiro Agnew, in 1973.

Correct Answer: Resign

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