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Theodore Roosevelt

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Theodore Roosevelt was the 26th U.S. President from 1901-1909, but is known also as the Governor of New York, Assistant Secretary of the Navy, New York City Police Commissioner, a cattle rancher, an author, and a New York State Assemblyman. Questions should relate to Theodore Roosevelt's life, career, family, and legacy.
He made the first national park. (Yellowstone)
He knocked out all the competion and invented oil transported by  pipeline.
Theodore Roosevelt married his second wife, Edith Kermit Carow, two years after the death of his first wife, Alice Hathaway Lee, at the age of 22, of tuberculosis. Roosevelt's second wife, just a week younger than Alice, died 64 years after her Predecessor as First Lady, at the age of 87, of what...
because some people thought he would abandon the gold standard and reduce the value of the dollar
Workers pursuing their right to fair wages and safe working conditions.
Encouraging panamanian rebels to revolt and declare independence from Columbia
 Roosevelt  won the presidential election in 1932, most of this were within his  own doing but some other factors helped him win that he had nothing  to do with.  The  Depression had caused america massive problems, unemployment rose  to 14 million by the time FDR was president. A lot of the...
She was a aristocratic Victorian mother
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Because people thought he would abandon the gold standard and reduce the value of the dollar.
In late 1907, he sent the US Navy (2nd in strengh to the British fleet) on a grand tour around the world.
His philosophy on preservation of natural wonders is probably best summed up in a speech he gave at the Grand Canyon in 1903:"Leave it as it is. You can not improve on it. The ages have been at work on it, and man can only mar it. What you can do is to keep it for your children, your children's...
Spanish-American War.....
Theodore Roosevelt, Vice-President of William McKinley, became President in September 1901 upon the assassination of the President in Buffalo, NY.
In a word, ego. TR's father told him he would become the greatest person who ever lived. By age 10, he was an expert on birds, and he would tell you so. A shameless self-promoter, his own myth about what he did with the Roughriders -- they didn't actually have horses -- during the Spanish-American...
Cavalry regiments are mounted horsemen.
Teddy Roosevelt fundamentally changed the nature of the U.S. presidency; indeed, of the federal government in general. Prior to TR, presidents generally felt that they could not do anything unless it was expressly allowed by law or in the Constitution; TR felt that presidents could do most anything...
Roosevelt had this 'Second new deal' This was after his 'new deal' didnt work to well. The alphabet agencies there a few of them but the ones that helped the hobos and umeployed are (PWA) Public works administration - he spent 3,300 million on huge scale public works, getting the unemployed to build...
Lincoln's re-election showed support for continuing the Civil War,  rather than arranging a settlement with the Confederates.
"Speak softly, and carry a big stick." It means be kind, but be prepared to fight for what you want!
A man who has never gone to school may steal from a freight car; but if he has a university education, he may steal the whole railroad.Theodore Roosevelt A man who is good enough to shed his blood for the country is good enough to be given a square deal afterwards.Theodore Roosevelt A thorough...
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He doesn't have a middle name.
According to Wikipedia, he was known as the Napoleon of Protection.
  The first president to travel by air was frankly Franklin D. Roosevelt.
Ronald Reagan-Feb. 6, 1911 William Henry Harrison-Feb. 9, 1773 Abraham Lincoln-Feb. 12, 1809 George Washington-Feb. 22, 1732....and soon to be Sarah L Palin-Feb 11, 1964.
New York, New York
Speak softly and carry a big stick.
The first president to fly in an airplane while in office was  Franklin Roosevelt. The first ex-president to fly  in an airplane was Theodore Roosevelt, who flew as  a passenger in a 4-minute flight in one of the early Wright  biplanes on October 11, 1910, a year after he had left office.
It was the Agricultural Adjustment Act that was passed amid claims  that the soil conservation program was insufficient. It was passed  in 1933.
He may have done other things, but I was always struck by the story of how in the charge of "San Juan Hill", he let the black soldiers take the brunt, and after they'd won it, he and his fellow white soldiers took all the glory for it in the press.He then leveraged that "heroism" into a political...
Franklin Delano Roosevelt
January 5,1919
Powerful politicians wanted to build the canal elsewhere in Central  America, in a more politically stable country, but TR saw that  building it in Panama would save hundreds of millions of dollars.  Panama was, at the time, a province of Colombia, that was  dissatisfied with how they were being...
Theodore Roosevelt was very close to Marry Poppins in fact, she is real, indeed she is.
Theodore Roosevelt was a Republican from 1879-1912. He was a Progressive from 1912-1916. After that, he was back to Republican from 1916-1919.
Teddy Roosevelt, Woodrow Wilson, Carrie Nation to name a few
Theodore Roosevelt served as President of the United States between September 14, 1901 and March 4, 1909. In that time, the 1904 Olympic Games, the officially unrecognized 1906 Intercalated Games, and the 1908 Olympic Games, were held.
He spoke English, of course. He also knew French and German. He had limited understanding of Latin and Greek as well, and had some Italian knowledge too.
he was the economic recovery it wouldn't have happened without him
Theodore roosevelt was the 32nd president he fought in world war 1 and 2
No, one is the President and the other was his son. Both won Medal of Honor. Father's autograph is considerably more valuable.
he served for 8 years or 2 terms, (1901-1909)
He had two sisters and one brother named Eliot.
easy his wife he died in about 2003 while his wife died in the nineties about 1991 or 1992
Theodore Roosevelt Sr died in 1878.
I don't know because your website is stupid
In a Fireside Chat to the Nation, on September 11, 1941, President Franklin D. Roosevelt called the Nazi submarines and raiders the 'rattlesnakes of the Atlantic', because 'They are a menace to the free pathways of the high seas'. Please see the related link for the full text.
Teddy or Theodore Roosevelt is actually not on any Known bills or coins. But however in the Teddy Roosevelt museum there is a coin that has his face on the heads side and on the tails side, his home.
Elenor Roosevelts real name is Elenor Roosevelt
There were none. He was killed in office.
The 26th President of the United States was Theodore Roosevelt. President Roosevelt was in office from September 14, 1901 to March 4, 1909. Roosevelt as Vice President succeeded President William McKinley in 1901 when McKinley was assassinated. President Roosevelt was reelected into a second term in...
Against!Teddy Roosevelt was strongly adamant about establishing American presence outside of its borders.Roosevelt was "imperialistic", thus making his opponents the "anti-imperialists".
because he cared about church
They wanted control of Cuba, and the rough riders were a unit with volunteers because after the Dewey victory Americans had a lot of pride, they just wanted to fight someone.
he married Alice Hathaway Lee Roosevelt and he married some one else Edith kermit Carow!
Roosevelt did not run in 1908 and retired to Oyster Bay, New York. He went on a safari to Africa where he collected specimens for the Smithsonian Institute. Even though he promised not to run again, he sought the Republican nomination in 1912. When he lost, he formed the Bull Moose Party. His...
Theodore Roosevelt's brother, Elliot, is the father of Eleanor Roosevelt. Eleanor Roosevelt is married to Franklin D. Roosevelt.
Yes he did have a great many dogs with him.
"We should annex Hawaii immediately. It was a crime against the United States, it was a crime against white civilization, not to annex it two and a half years ago" -Roosevelt
Roosevelt used an arbitration commission to mediate the 1902 coal strike and appointed experts to investigate the meatpacking industry. Dr. Wiley, chief chemist at the Department of Agriculture, helped get the Pure Food and Drug Act passed. Gifford Pinchot, a professional conservationist, headed the...
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There were two, wildlife protection as well as the panama canal.
Roosevelt was extremely aggressive, pushing for reform across many  areas of the government. Taft, while still a progressive, did not  actively push to further Roosevelt's agendas. This lead to a split  in the Republican Party.
"teddy" was his nickname. Theodore Roosevelt's nickname was the inspiration behind "teddy" bears.