The presidential firsts related to awards won by the President of the United States.
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|First president to be named an honorary citizen of another country||George Washington||France|
|First president to be awarded a patent||Abraham Lincoln|
|First president (and first American) to be awarded the Nobel Peace Prize||Theodore Roosevelt||1906|
|First president to be awarded the Purple Heart||John F. Kennedy||1943|
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