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

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