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US History - Presidents

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George Washington
1793 - Proclamation of Neutrality
John Adams
1798 - Alien and Sedition Acts
Thomas Jefferson
1803 - Louisiana Purchase
James Madison
War of 1812
James Monroe
1823 - Americas should be free from future European colonization
John Quincy Adams
1828 - The Tariff of Abominations
Andrew Jackson
1830 - Indian Removal Act
Martin Van Buren
Panic of 1837
William Henry Harrison
"Tippecanoe" - Died April 4, 1841 (31 days after taking office)
John Tyler
1841 - First Vice-President to become president
James K Polk
1846 - War with Mexico
Zachary Taylor
Compromise of 1850
Millard Fillmore
1850 - Fugitive Slave Act
Franklin Pierce
1854 - Kansas-Nebraska Act
James Buchanan
1857 - The Dred Scot Decision
Abraham Lincoln
1864 - The Battle of Gettysburg
Andrew Johnson
1868 - First President to be Impeached
Ulysses S Grant
1875 - Whiskey Ring Scandal
Rutherford B Hayes
Compromise of 1877 - The End of Reconstruction
James Garfield
1881 - Assassinated
Chester A Arthur
1882 - Chinese Exclusion Act
Grover Cleveland
1894 - Pullman Strike
Benjamin Harrison
1890 - Sherman Antitrust Act
William McKinley
1898 - Spanish-American War
Theodore Roosevelt
1906 - Pure Food and Drug Act
William Howard Taft
1909 - "Dollar Diplomacy"
Woodrow Wilson
1917 - the "Fourteen Points"
Warren G Harding
1923 - Teapot Dome Scandal
Calvin Coolidge
1928 - Kellog-Briand Pact
Herbert Hoover
1929 - Black Tuesday
Franklin D Roosevlet
1941 - Attack on Pearl Harbor
Harry S Truman
1945 - Atomic Bomb dropped on Hiroshima
Dwight D Eisenhower
1957 - Sent US Army to integrate Little Rock Central High School
John F Kennedy
1962 - Cuban Missile Crisis
Lyndon B Johnson
1964 - Civil Rights Act
Richard M Nixon
1972 - Watergate
Gerald Ford
1975 - the Fall of Saigon
Jimmy Carter
1979 - Iranian Hostage Crisis
Ronald Reagan
1986 - Iran-Contra Affair