In 2007, the Mint will begin a new series of golden dollar coins (because the Sacagawea coins caught on so well?) featuring portraits of the former presidents. Four coins will be issues each year. Only deceased presidents will be included following tradition, but we won’t be getting to George H.W. Bush until 2017 anyway.
Updated February 6, 2012 and originally published December 16, 2005. If you enjoyed this article, subscribe to the RSS feed or receive daily emails. Follow @flexo on Twitter and visit our Facebook page for more updates.