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

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