Theodore Roosevelt CP

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In History
  • Father (Theodore Roosevelt)

    Father (Theodore Roosevelt)
    Born on September 22nd, 1831 in New York. Died on February 9th, 1878 in New York at age 46. A glass importer, merchant
  • Mother (Martha Bulloch Roosevelt)

    Mother (Martha Bulloch Roosevelt)
    Born on July 8th, 1834 in Hartford, Conn. Died on February 14th, 1884 at age 49 in New York
  • Anna Eleanor Roosevelt (Oldest Sister)

    Anna Eleanor Roosevelt (Oldest Sister)
    Born on January 7th, 1855 in New York. Died on August 25th, 1931 in New York.
  • Birth

    Birth
    Born in New York on October 27th, 1858
  • Education Before College

    Education Before College
    The only education he received before college was private tutoring.
  • Elliott Bulloch Roosevelt (Younger Brother)

    Elliott Bulloch Roosevelt (Younger Brother)
    Born February 28th, 1860 in New York. Died on August 14th, 1894 in Abington Virginia after suffering from a seizure.
  • First Wife (Alice Hathaway Roosevelt)

    First Wife (Alice Hathaway Roosevelt)
    Born on July 29th, 1861 in Chestnut Hill, Mass. Died on February 14th, 1884 in New York. Buried at Cambridge, Mass.
  • Second Wife (Edith Kermit Carow Roosevelt)

    Second Wife (Edith Kermit Carow Roosevelt)
    Born on August 6th, 1861 in Norwich, Conn. Died on September 30th, 1948 at age 87 in Oyster Bay, N.Y. Buried in Oyster Bay
  • Corinne Roosevelt (Youngest Sister)

    Corinne Roosevelt (Youngest Sister)
    Born on September 17th, 1861. Died on February 17th, 1933.
  • Second College

    Second College
    Attended Columbia University Law School from 1880-1881 after graduating from Harvard College in 1880
  • Graduation

    Graduation
    Graduated from Harvard College, Cambridge, Mass, on June 30th,1880. Graduated from a four-year course, Bachelor of Arts.
  • First Marriage

    First Marriage
    Married Alice Hathaway Lee Roosevelt at 22 years old on October 27th,1880,Brookline, Mass. Married for 3 years before divorce.
  • Birth and Death of First Child (1st wife)

    Birth and Death of First Child (1st wife)
    Alice Lee Roosevelt was born on February 12th,1884 in New York. Died on February 20th,1980 in Washington D.C.
  • Second Marriage

    Second Marriage
    Married Edith Kermit Carow Roosevelt at 28 years old on December 2nd,1886, London, England. Married for 32 years.
  • Birth and Death of Second Child (2nd wife)

    Birth and Death of Second Child (2nd wife)
    Theodore Roosevelt was born on September 12th,1887 in Oyster Bay, N.Y. Died on July 12th,1944 in Normandy, France.
  • Birth and Death of Third Child (2nd wife)

    Birth and Death of Third Child (2nd wife)
    Kermit Roosevelt was born on October 10th,1989 in Oyster Bay, N.Y. Died on June 4th,1943 on active military duty in Alaska.
  • Birth and Death of Fourth Child (2nd wife)

    Birth and Death of Fourth Child (2nd wife)
    Ethel Carow Roosevelt was born on August 13th,1891 in Oyster Bay, N.Y. Died on December 10th,1977 in Oyster Bay N.Y.
  • Birth and Death of Fifth Child (2nd wife)

    Birth and Death of Fifth Child (2nd wife)
    Archibald Bulloch Roosevelt was born on August 9th,1894 in Washington D.C. Died on October 13th,1979 in Hobe Sound, Fla.
  • Navy

    Navy
    appointed assistant secretary of the navy
  • Birth and Death of Sixth Child (2nd wife)

    Birth and Death of Sixth Child (2nd wife)
    Quentin Roosevelt was born on November 19th,1897 in Washington, D.C. Died on July 14th,1918 from being shot down in aerial combat.
  • Occupation Before Presidency

    Occupation Before Presidency
    He was a rancher, writer, and a public official
  • Age At Inauguration

    Age At Inauguration
    42 years old, youngest person to ever be president
  • Term of Office

    Term of Office
    Term was served for 7 years, from September 14th,1901, through March 3rd,1909. Roosevelt was succeeded to the presidency on the death of William McKinley.
  • Becoming President

    Becoming President
    Became president after the death of William McKinley on September 14th,1901
  • Nominated For Second Term

    Nominated For Second Term
    nominated for another term as President on the Republican ticket.
  • Awarded Nobel Peace Prize

    Awarded Nobel Peace Prize
    Awarded Nobel Peace Prize for service in connection with Russo-Japanese War in 1906
  • The Pure Food and Drug Act

    The Pure Food and Drug Act
    Passed in 1906. Prohibited the sale of misbranded or adulterated food and drugs.
  • Occupation After Presidency

    Occupation After Presidency
    He was a writer, big-game hunter, political leader
  • Progressive Party

    Progressive Party
    Organized Progressive ("Bull Moose") Party
  • Death

    Death
    Died in Oyster Bay, N.Y. 60 years old, and buried in Young's Memorial Cemetery, Oyster Bay, N.Y.