U.S. Presidents By Significant Event

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Can you name the U.S. Presidents by a significant event that happened during their presidency?

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FactPresidentYears Served
Cold War ends
The Kansas-Nebraska Act is signed
The Erie Canal is completed
Pendleton Act is passed
Watergate Scandal uncovered, causing 1st and only resignation of a president
Bay of Pigs invasion on Cuba
Gulf of Tonkin Resolution
Interstate Commerce Act passed
Camp David Accord
South Carolina secedes from the Union
Payne-Aldrich Tariff signed
NATO fires airstrikes on Serbia
The Bill of Rights takes effect
Gave the longest Inaugural Address in history
Treaty of Guadaloupe Hidalgo is signed, ending the Mexican War
Tax Reform Act passed
World War I begins
Alaska is purchased from Russia
American Recovery and Reinvestment Act passed
Hepburn Act Signed
New Deal Initiated
The Clayton-Bulwer Treaty is signed with Britain
FactPresidentYears Served
Panic of 1837 begins
Teapot Dome Scandal begins
6 states come into the Union
Civil War Reconstruction officially ends
September 11 attacks take place
The Compromise of 1850 is signed
Dingley Tariff Law signed
U.S. Capital relocated from Philadelphia to Washington, D.C.
Lewis and Clark begin exploration of the Northwest
Atomic Bomb dropped on Hiroshima
Texas annexed after war with Mexico
Indian Removal Act of 1830 is authorized
The Missouri Compromise is signed
The Tweed Ring is exposed to the public by Thomas Nast
Federal Campaign Finance Law passed
Brown vs. The Board of Education
________ shot by Charles Guiteau
Kellogg-Briand Treaty signed
Great Depression begins
'The Star-Spangled Banner' is written by Francis Scott Key
The Emancipation Proclamation is signed

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