On January 20, 1961JFK was elected as President of the United States. He was assassinated by Lee Harvey Oswald in Dallas, Texas, on November 22, 1963. During his presidency the Bay of Pigs was undertaken by the U.S. State Department and CIA, along with the Cuban Missile Crisis. The Bay of Pigs was a failed
The following events portrayed are the events between 1900-1910 that united the nation together for better or for worse.The 20th century kicked off with a gold standard act which depicted gold as the only source of redeeming paper-money and at this time we also hit the 75 million population mark. This decade also holds the death of 1 of the four presidents in american history that was assassinated, president William Mckinley. Their was a national outcry as news flood the country of the homicide of the nation 's leader. It was said he spoke “be careful how you tell my wife” before he collapsed. He was rushed to the hospital where he died a few days later and it was even said that he told his guards not to wound his assailant.
William McKinley Jr. was born January 29, 1843. He later was assassinated September 14, 1901. During in which time he was the united states 25th president. Mckinley was a part of the republican party. He was the seventh child in his family and his parents were William and Nancy Mckinley.
What do you actually know about the man on the $20 bill? The president on the bill is President Andrew Jackson who was the 7th president of the United States. While Jackson served as the President he won the battle of New Orleans, was a common president, and increased federal power. Jackson served two terms in office. In these two terms Jackson caused a financial crisis, neglecting a court order, and killing off innocent Native Americans.
On March 4, 1901, President William McKinley began his second term. He brought to Washington DC a New Vice-President, Theodor Roosevelt. In September he visited a fair in Buffalo, New York. While he greeted the public, Leon Czolgosz shot the president. McKinley died 8 days later of an infection resulting from the attack.
Dwight Eisenhower was the 34th president in the United States. Dwight was born on October 14, 1890 in Denison, Texas. His family migrated from Germany, first they settled in York, Pennsylvania, but later moved to Kansas in the 1800s. He was elected January 20, 1953 to be president and continued to be until Jan 20, 1961. Before becoming the president Dwight Eisenhower fought in World War 1 and World War 2.
Richard Nixon (1913-94), was an American politician who served as the 37th U.S. President, is best remembered as the only president ever to resign from office. Nixon stepped down in 1974, halfway through his second term, rather than face impeachment over his efforts to cover up illegal activities by members of his administration in the Watergate scandal. A former Republican congressman and U.S. senator from California, he served two terms as vice president under Dwight Eisenhower (1890-1969) in the 1950s. In 1960, Nixon lost his bid for the presidency in a close race with Democrat John F. Kennedy (1917-63). He ran for the White House again in 1968 and won.
Was There an International Conspiracy to Assassinate John F. Kennedy? “Ask not what your country can do for you-ask what you can do for your country,” John F. Kennedy proclaimed during his inaugural address. John F. Kennedy was the thirty-fifth president of the United States. President Kennedy became the youngest United States president elected into office at the age youthful age of forty-three. Kennedy was the first Roman Catholic president after winning by a slight margin from the republic nominee Richard M. Nixon in 1960.
On this day in 1937, Franklin D. Roosevelt is inaugurated for the second time as president. His first inauguration was in 1933 in March. Since 1933, most Americans have witnessed the swearing-in ceremonies of presidents. In 1961, John F. Kennedy told Americans, “ Ask not what your country can do for you. Ask what you can do for your country.” After President Kennedy’s death, Lyndon Johnson rode in a bullet-proof limousine from the Capitol to the White House in 1964, for his inauguration.
Abstract Dwight D. Eisenhower was the 34th president of the United States who was born on October 14 1890 in Texas. He went West Point a prestigious Army school and then during WWI he trained in people in tanks. During WWII he commanded the Normandy invention or D-Day. After that he became the supreme commander of the Allies .Then he retired from the military and ran for president and won, he served two terms as president in which he managed Cold War era tensions and ended the war with Korea. After that he retired to Gettysburg in 1961 and died on March 16 1969 at the Walter Reed Army Hospital in Washington D.C.
I will be writing about Richard Nixon was the 37th President of the United States, serving from 1969 to 1974 when he became the only U.S. president to resign the office. I will be talking about his life before his presidency, during his presidency and life after his presidency. I will be talking about Nixon’s early political career as in life before he became the president. I will be talking about how Nixon was elected to be the U.S. Senate seat. Nixon was also chosen to be Vice President by Dwight Eisenhower.
The United States population now exceeds fifty million. James A. Garfield is elected president in 1880. He is then shot in 1881 but does not die until two months later. Then his Vice President Chester Arthur becomes president. In 1881 Thomas Edison and Alexander Graham Bell form the Oriental Telephone Company.