So you think you know your US Presidents (2)

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I served 40 years in the army and was a strong nationalist
I killed a man in a duel who cast an unjustified slur on my wife
I am referred to as as the 'Father of the Constitution'
I excelled as a saxophone player and once considered becoming a professional musician
My favourite proverb was 'Speak softly and carry a big stick'
The Fair Deal was enacted during my presidency
I preferred law to politics and wrote 'I don't remember that I ever was President'
I issued the Emancipation Proclamation that declared forever free those slaves within the Confederacy
A woman sitting next to me had bet she could get at least three words of conversation from me. She lost.
I said, 'The only thing we have to fear is fear itself'
I was awarded the Distinguished Flying Cross for bravery in action
I was elected Commander in Chief of the Continental Army
The Camp David agreement helped bring amity between Egypt and Israel during my presidency
At the end of the civil war I wrote out magnanimous terms of surrender that would prevent treason trials
The result of my race for president hinged on Florida’s electoral votes and the supreme court
A war with Spain over Cuba occurred during my presidency
I was the youngest to be elected president and the youngest to die
I repealed the Missouri Compromise and reopened the question of slavery in the West
I was the first Vice President chosen under the terms of the Twenty-fifth Amendment
I became the scapegoat for the Depression and was badly defeated after my term in office
My predecessor died suddenly and I insisted upon assuming the full powers of a duly elected President
I am well known for my Fourteen Points
Congress passed the Alien and Sedition Acts during my presidency
I died in San Francisco of a heart attack
My speeches won me nickname 'Old Man Eloquent'
I am the only President married in the White House.
I defeated the British at the Battle of the Thames
California was admitted as the 31st state during my presidency
My father was from Kenya and my mother from Kansas
I was a firm believer in the spoils system when it was coming under vehement attack from reformers
Mexico ceded New Mexico and California to the USA during my presidency
I am known as the 'Little Magician'
'an officer fit for duty who at this crisis would abandon his post to electioneer... ought to be scalped'
The Missouri Compromise bill was enacted during my presidency
My foreign policy was to achieve 'peace through strength' and I declared war against international terrorism
The Dred Scott decision came two days after my inaugural speech
The first Pan American Congress met in Washington during my presidency
I sent troops into Little Rock Arkansas to ensure desegregation in schools
I was assassinated in a Washington railroad station by an embittered attorney
I took the the opportunity to acquire the Louisiana Territory from Napoleon
I was elected by the largest popular margin in American history, more than 15m votes
After the civil war I proceeded to reconstruct the former Confederate States while Congress was not in session
I reduced tensions with China and the USSR by visiting Beijing and Moscow

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