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(Clockwise from top left) File photos of President Ronald Reagan in 1985, President Barack Obama shaking hands with supporters, President Bill Clinton waving from the steps of Air Force One in 1999 & a portrait of President George Washington circa 1780 (© Barry Thumma/AP; Carolyn Kaster/AP; J. Scott Applewhite/AP; Stock Montage/Stock Montage/Getty Images)
Inauguration Day facts
Inauguration Day facts

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For 224 years, Inauguration Day has marked the peaceful transfer of power between presidents in the United States of America.
 
The day traditionally features a solemn swearing-in, an inaugural address, parades and fancy parties far into the night. As President Obama takes his second oath of office today (what is the theme for the event?), test your knowledge of Inauguration Day facts about past presidents.   
 
- MCT and MSN editors contributed to this report.
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