History Quiz / 'Iconic' Americana

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Can you name the 'Iconic' American person, place, event or thing?

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Canal connecting the Atlantic Ocean and the Pacific Ocean built by the United States from 1904 to 1914
First President of the United States
Economic policies associated with the reduction of taxes and the promotion of unrestricted free-market acitivty
Center of a registration drive for black voters during the civil rights movement in 1965 (City)
Islamic terrorists hijacked four commercial airplanes and crashed them
Twentieth-century African-American jazz trumpet player and singer
On April 14, 1865, actor John Wilkes Booth entered Ford's Theatre and killed his man
Demonstrations in 1970 to protest United States involvement in the Vietnam War
Large amusement park established in 1971 in southwest Orlanda
National personification of the American government
'The King of Rock and Roll'
President Franklin Roosevelt, Winston Churchill and Joseph Stalin
One of the first fast food restaurants that revolutionized the restaurant industry
Temporary increase in the birth rate following World War II
A 1920s fashionable young woman with intent to enjoy herself while flouting conventional standards of behavior
Biased or misleading information used to promote or publicize a particular political cause
Physicist who directed the development of the first atomic bomb
Monument to westward expansion in the US
Political scandal that occurred in the 1970s as a result of the June 17, 1972 break-in at the Democratic National Committee headquarters
1962 confrontation between the US and Soviet Union over the presence of missile sites in this country
Fear of potential rise of communism in the United States
Prevention, by law, of the manufacture and sale of alcohol from 1920 to 1933
Peace treaty signed by Egyptian President Anwar El Sadat and Israeli Prime Minister Menachem following twelve days of secret negotiations
First African-American baseball player to play in the MLB
Intergovernmental organization founded on January 10, 1920 as a result of the Paris Peace Conference that ended World War I

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