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I was a leader of the Republican Party and founder of the short-lived Progressive 'Bull Moose' Party
John Hinckley tried to assassinate me
I opposed my party's platform and most of my Whig cabinet resigned dubbing me 'His Accidency'
I pursued the Camp David Accords and the second round of Strategic Arms Limitation Talks (SALT II)
My family was Dutch and I was the first president to be born an American citizen
Fraud by both parties occured during my race with Samuel Tilden for the presidency
My doctrine forbade European powers to interfere in the newly independent nations of the Americas
I defeated the British at the Battle of New Orleans
The Battle of Wounded Knee with the Sioux occured during my presidency
I believed the US could easily seize Canada but all our efforts failed
I lived for 80 days after I was shot but was unable to govern
I often resorted to using my veto powers, most well-known being that of the Texas Seed Bill
The Berlin Wall fell and the Soviet Union dissolved during my presidency
I am the only president to have received 100 percent of the electoral votes
I presided over the longest period of peacetime economic expansion in American history
I authorised the atomic bombings of Hiroshima and Nagasaki
The Ostend Manifesto and the Kansas-Nebraska Act occured during my presidency
My efforts to maintain peace between the Northern and the Southern States alienated both sides
The XYZ Affair and Quasi-war with France occured during my ministery
My presidency was overshadowed by allegations that I'd made a corrupt bargain with Henry Clay
I became the first supreme commander of NATO
I am the only President to also have been Chief Justice of the United States
I was assassinated by Leon Frank Czolgosz
I am the only Catholic to serve as president
Congress passed an act banning slavery on all federal territory during my presidency
I gained a reputation as a small-government conservative, and as a man who said very little
I announced the War on Terror which included war in Afghanistan and Iraq
My presidency was dogged by scandals caused by many corrupt appointees and personal associates
I was responsible for designing the 'Great Society' legislation during my presidency
I was the last president to hold slaves while in office
I was impeached and charged with violating the Tenure of Office Act
Scandals and corruption, including the Teapot Dome scandal pervaded my administration
I led the United States during a time of worldwide economic crisis and world war
Would you have bought a used car off of me?
The Senate turned down my plea that the US join the League of Nations
I was the only president who was never elected President nor Vice-President by the Electoral College
I was the principal author of the United States Declaration of Independence
I was known as 'Young Hickory' and 'Napoleon of the Stump'
I am the only president to have been born in Hawaii
I caught a cold and died nine days later of pneumonia and pleurisy
The Wall Street Crash occured soon after I took office
The Pendleton Civil Service Reform Act was the centerpiece of my administration
I was the last member of the Whig Party to hold the office of president

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