American History
Who Is the Father of Our Country

Who is the “Father of Our Country”?

The "Father of Our Country" is a title commonly given to George Washington. Washington was one of the Founding Fathers of the United States and played a pivotal role in the country's early history. He served as the Commander-in-Chief of the Continental Army during the American Revolutionary War and later became the first President of the United States, serving from 1789 to 1797. Due to his leadership, contributions to the establishment of the nation, and his esteemed character, George Washington earned the title "Father of Our Country."