Ulysses S Grant By Omarion Grant Ulysses S Grant was the 18th president of the United States. He was born on April 27, 1822, in Point Pleasant OH. He is an Ohio native he graduated from the U.S. Military Academy in West Point, New York, 1843. then went on to fight in the Mexican-American war.Grant served on April 27, 1822, to July 23, 1886, army in 1864.He commands all of U.S. armies and then pursued the enemy during the Civil War. He won Fort Donelson Shiloh, Vicksburg, the wilderness, Spotsylvania Court House, Cold Harbor, Petersburg, Appomattox Courthouse. April 1861, after the civil war Grant became a colonel of the 21st Illinois.
Bringing to the presidency his prestige of commanding general of the Allied Forces in Europe and obtaining a truce during the Korean War to ease tensions during the Cold War. He did this all within two terms . (1953- 1961) Born in Texas in 1890, brought up in Abilene, Kansas, Dwight D. Eisenhower was the third child of SEVEN sons, SEVEN! He was excellent at sports in high school, and received an appointment to West Point. Stationed in Texas as a Second lieutenant he met his future wife Mamie Geneva Doud.
Dwight David Eisenhower was born in October 14, 1890 in Texas. He got commissioned in 1915 as a second lieutenant of US Army. Eisenhower was promoted to the rank of permanent lieutenant Colonel in 1936. On October 3 1941 he was promoted to Brigadier General. In 1942 he was appointed supreme commander allied force of the North Africa Theatre of operations.
Calvin Coolidge He was born in 1872 on July 4 in a small village in Plymouth notch, Vermont. He died on January 5th 1933 from coronary thrombosis and that is a blood clot in the heart. Calvin Graduated from Black River Academy in 1895. Calvin took office in 1923-1929. He was the 30th president of the united states.
Subsequently, not being satisfied with the actions that were being taken by President Dwight David Eisenhower’s administration, in the 1960s presidential election, the American electorate elected President John Fitzgerald Kennedy, a first-term Senator from Massachusetts over the incumbent Vice President of the United States of America under President Dwight David Eisenhower: Vice President Richard Milhous Nixon. A lecture from POSC 458 - the Vietnam Wars seems to indicate that Vice President Richard Milhous Nixon’s poor performance in the first televised presidential debates could have been just as consequential if not more, than a rejection of President Dwight David Eisenhower’s policies towards the Vietnam War by the voters as television
LBJ’s career went from the House of Representatives, the Senate, being the vice president and finally the president, “Johnson’s political career began in earnest in 1937, when he was elected to the U.S. House of Representatives as a Democrat....In 1948, Johnson was elected to the U.S. Senate following a bruising Democratic primary....In 1960, John F. Kennedy, the Democratic presidential nominee, invited Johnson to be his vice-presidential running mate....Johnson was sworn in as president later that day aboard Air Force One”. (History.com) He went from hugely powerful job to another
Thomas Jefferson, the third president of the newly founded United States of America, was born in Shadwell, Virginia on the spring day of April 13th, 1743. Ironically, he died on the Independence Day of July 4th, 1826. Jefferson represented the Democratic-Republican Party during his run for presidency, as well as he was in office. After winning the popular vote within the Electoral College over Alexander Hamilton, Jefferson became the 3rd president in the young country of America. Jefferson and Hamilton each were a part of George Washington’s cabinet during his presidency.
Though not an outstanding student, he graduated in 1848 in the top third of his class. Also, Chester was named after the doctor that delivered him. His first son died randomly when he was only the age of three. On September 9 was the exact day Chester Arthur became the twenty- first president of the United States
In 2002, he became the 47th governor of Texas and Perry won two more elections. In this paper, I want to focus on Rick Perry’s full term as the governor of Texas from 2000 to 2015 because this is the turned point of his timeline. Rick Perry decided to run for Governor of Texas as Republican after Governor George W. Bush elected president of the United States. He was elected in his own right to full terms and he won his first full term in 2002. Rick Perry left office on January 19, 2015 after a record of 14 years as the governor of Texas.
Andrew Jackson, the 7th president of the United States of America served for two terms from 1829 to 1837. He won against Quincy Adams for the presidency in 1828. This time of his presidency has been called the age of the common man. He was commander and later major general of the Tennessee militia and played a major role in the War of 1812. He defeated the Red Sticks at the Battle of Horseshoe Bend, thus opening more of the Mississippi Territory for American settlement.
On October 4th, 1822 in Delaware, Ohio the nineteenth president of our United States of America was born. After winning one of the most controversial presidential elections in history, Rutherford B. Hayes was secretly sworn into office, becoming the first president to take his oath in the White House. While only serving only one term in office (1877-1881) Hayes made incredible strides in Civil-Rights laws, results of which wouldn’t be seen until the next presidency, also dealing with the time after the Civil War, otherwise known as the Reconstruction period, and rebuilding a new America. The fifth child in the marriage of Rutherford Hayes Jr., who ran a whisky distillery, and Sophia Birchard Hayes, his fathers namesake Rutherford
President Gerald Ford was the first president that was never elected for president or vice president. President Gerald Ford was the thirty-eighth president of the United States of America. Spiro Agnew was vice president bet then he resigned so then richard nixon appionted Gerald Ford. Leslie Lynch King Jr. was his first name but then his parents changed it to Gerald Ford. When ford went to college he was a normal student.
After leaving his position as Attorney General, Wirt settled in Baltimore, Maryland. He became a candidate for President in 1832, nominated by the Anti-Masonic party. This party held the first ever national nominating convention in the U.S history on September 11, 1830 in Philadelphia establishing the tradition. The date was chosen to commemorate the fourth anniversary of the Morgan Affair. However, no candidate was agreed upon.
He was married in 1885 with Ellen Axson, having three daughters. In 1912 Wilson was elected President of the United States and then he was re-elected again in 1916. In an interview of mine with Woodrow Wilson I asked him about his childhood, education, personal and political life. In a question about where he was born and his childhood he said, “I was born in Staunton, Virginia in December 28, 1856. But not long after I was