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

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