So you think you know your US Presidents

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

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