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

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