Theodore Roosevelt
President Theodore Roosevelt, 1904
President of the United States
In office:

January 1, 1909 - January 1, 1921

Preceded by: Alton B. Parker
Succeded by: John J. Pershing
Governor of New York
In office:

March 1, 1900 - December 31, 1908

Preceded by: Unknown
Succeded by: Unknown
US Secretary of State
In office:

March 12, 1898 - April 1, 1898

Preceded by: John Sherman
Succeded by: Howard Taft

October 27 1858, New York City, New York

Died May 6 1925, Camp Roosevelt, North Dakota
Nationality: American
Political party: Republican

Alice Lee (1880 - 1884)

Edith Carrow (1884 - 1925)

Children: Alice, Theodore, Kermit, Ethel, Archie, Quentin
Alma mater: University of Ontario
Occupation: Soldier, Writer, Businessman, Politician
Religion: Non-denominational Christian

Early Life

Theodore was born in 1858 to Martha and Theodore Sr, a wealthy industrialist. Theodore had a good upbringing in suburban New York. He suffered heavily from asthma attacks and spent much of his time in bed. Roosevelt used this time to study and write. Thanks to his own determination his health began to improve and in 1875 he was able to get a scholarship to go to Harvard Law School.

Early Career

At Harvard the young Roosevelt excelled further, amassing a vast knowledge of US history and an interest in the natural world.

1904 Election

1908 Election

First Term

1912 Election

Second Term

Following his re-election Roosevelt stuck to his campaign promises, using his great oratory and Republican domination of Congress to make women's suffrage law in April 1913.

In March 1915 Roosevelt enacted his special powers, granted to a president in a state of emergency.

1916 Election

Third Term

Immediately following the election some Republicans asked Roosevelt to form a unity party from pro-war Republicans and Democrats, he flatly refused. However, after much more pressure, he did agree to appoint a Democrat to his cabinet, the Democrat was his young cousin, Franklin.

1920 Election

Post Presidency

On January 1st 1921, TR's term ended. After attending John Pershing's inauguration he retired to his

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