Presidents by Fact

Random History or US Presidents Quiz

Can you name the presidents by a fact about themselves?

Quiz not verified by Sporcle

embed
 plays        
How to Play
FactPresident
Founded the University of Virginia and sent Merriweather Lewis and William Clark west.
Created a program for Return of Vietnam Era Draft Evaders and Military Deserters
Shot in Dallas and youngest president ever to be elected
Was elected by promising Political Bosses appointments to high posts in the executive branch
Only president to resign
Signed the Kansas-Nebraska Act
Passed the Sherman Anti-trust Act
Known for the Civil Rights Act of 1964 which was fought by the South a lot
Returned the Panama Canal Zone to the government of Panama
Got rid of the Second Bank of the United States.
Created the idea of 'dollar diplomacy'
Passed the Emancipation Proclamation
Was almost assassinated by Osama Bin Laden in the Phillipines and passed the IIRIRA
Dealt with the aftermath of World War I as well as passing Revenue Act
One on the worst presidents, president during the Great Depression
Fought in the War of 1812, leading his army in the Battle of New Orleans, after the treaty was signed
Commander of all US troops in the Atlantic Theater during World War II
First Vice President to become President due to death
First President to be impeached
First president to have a telephone in the White House
Old Tippecanoe
Crushed the Wilmot Proviso
FactPresident
Sworn in by his father when Harding died
President during 9/11 and began the War of Terrorism
The only president to be reelected in non-consecutive terms
Built Fort Necessity before becoming President
Was president when the Pendleton Civil Service Act was passed.
Civil War Hero, who was president during one of the most corrupt times
Had 14 Points that included the League of Nations
Handling of the XYZ Afffair and First President to live in Washington
Began Operation Desert Storm and the Gulf War
Known as a trust buster and known for his 'big stick' diplomacy
The only president who was an actor before being president
Developed the Monroe Doctrine as Secretary of State
Wanted Popular Sovereignty for slavery
The Missouri Compromise was passed while he was president
During his presidency, Washington D.C was captured for the first and last time
Declared war on Mexico over the annexation of Texas
Creator of the new deal
First African American President
Ordered the nuclear bombing of Hiroshima and Nagasaki
His presidency caused Bleeding Kansas as well as the threat on Ft. Sumter
Cracked down on Roscoe Conkling

You're not logged in!

Compare scores with friends on all Sporcle quizzes.
Sign Up with Email
OR
Log In

You Might Also Like...

Show Comments

Extras