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

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