Great American Speeches

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Can you name the speaker of these 100 significant American speeches of the 20th Century?

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YearTitle/Theme
1963'I Have a Dream'
1961Inaugural Address
1933First Inaugural Address
1941Pearl Harbor Address to the Nation
1976DNC Keynote Address
1952'Checkers'
1964'The Ballot or the Bullet'
1986Shuttle ''Challenger'' Disaster Address
1960Houston Ministerial Association Speech
1965'We Shall Overcome'
1984DNC Keynote Address
1984DNC Address
1974Statement on the Articles of Impeachment
1951Farewell Address to Congress
1968'I've Been to the Mountaintop'
1906'The Man with the Muck-rake'
1968Remarks on the Assassination of Martin Luther King, Jr.
1961Farewell Address
1917War Message
1962'Duty, Honor, Country'
1969'The Great Silent Majority'
1963'Ich bin ein Berliner'
1924'Mercy for Leopold and Loeb'
1900-1925 (delivered 5000 times)'Acres of Diamonds'
1964'A Time for Choosing'
1934'Every Man a King'
1915'The Fundamental Principle of a Republic'
1940'The Great Arsenal of Democracy'
1983'The Evil Empire'
1981First Inaugural Address
1933Fireside Chat- 'The Banking Crisis'
1947'The ______ Doctrine'
1950Nobel Prize in Literature Acceptance Speech
1918Statement to the Court
YearTitle/Theme
1995'Women's Rights are Human Rights'
1953'Atoms for Peace'
1963American University Commencement Address
1988DNC Keynote Address
1974Resignation Speech
1918'The Fourteen Points'
1950'Declaration of Conscience'
1941'The Four Freedoms'
1967'Beyond Vietnam- A Time to Break Silence'
1906'What It Means to be Colored in Capital of the U.S.'
1900'Against Imperialism'
1921'The Morality of Birth Control'
1990Wellesley College Commencement Address
1963Civil Rights Address
1962Cuban Missile Crisis Address to the Nation
1969'Television News Coverage'
1988DNC Address
1992'A Whisper of AIDS'- RNC Address
1964'The Great Society'
1947'The _______ Plan'
1983'Faith, Truth and Tolerance in America'
1952Presidential Nomination Acceptance Address
1948'The Struggle for Human Rights'
1984Vice Presidential Nomination Acceptance Address
1917'Free Speech in War Time'
1984Remarks on the 40th Anniversary of D-Day
1984'Religious Belief and Public Morality: A Catholic Governor's Perspective'
1969'Chappaquiddick'
1937'The Rights of Labor'
1964Presidential Nomination Acceptance Address
1966'Black Power'
1948DNC Address
1917Address to the Jury
1916'The Crisis'
YearTitle/Theme
1961'Television and the Public Interest'
1968Eulogy for Robert Francis Kennedy
1991Opening Statement to the Senate Judiciary Committee
1919Final Address in Support of the League of Nations
1939Farewell to Baseball Address
1970Cambodian Incursion Address
1917Address to the Congress on Women's Suffrage
1980DNC Address
1968'On Vietnam and Not Seeking Reelection'
1932Commonwealth Club Address
1913First Inaugural Address
1964Sit-in Address on the Steps of Sproul Hall
1992DNC Address- AIDS Research
1908'The Issue'
1925'The Children's Era'
1983'A Left-Handed Commencement Address'
1920'Now We Can Begin'
1935'Share Our Wealth'
1974Address Upon Taking the Oath of the U.S. Presidency
1968'The Mexican-American and the Church: Speech Ending 25 day Fast'
1952'Statement at the Smith Act Trial '
1979'A Crisis of Confidence'
1963'A Message to the Grassroots'
1995Oklahoma Bombing Memorial Prayer Service Address
1970'For the Equal Rights Amendment'
1987Remarks at the Brandenburg Gate
1999'The Perils of Indifference'
1974Address to the Nation Pardoning Richard M. Nixon
1919'For the League of Nations'
1963'Let Us Continue'
1954'Have You No Sense of Decency'
1948On the Adoption of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights

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