History's HEROES? Dated October 27, 1858 - January 6, 1919

Theodore Roosevelt

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Location

United States
26th President of the United States

Achievements

    Characteristics

    • Brave / Courageous
    • A good and strong leader
    • Good or moral (strong beliefs or principles)
    • Decisive
    • Single minded / Focused (has a purpose)
    • Determined
    • Just and fair minded

    Quotations

    "Keep your eyes on the stars and your feet on the ground" - Theodore Roosevelt

    26th President of the United States

    I think Theodore Roosevelt is a hero because he calmed and ended many wars, was the inspiration of "teddy" bears and explored many lands.

    Theodore Roosevelt was a high spirited man. He was known for being cowboyish and being very muscular. He has a range of interests and achievements. He was the 26th president of the United States. He was the youngest president at the time at the age of 43. He negotiated with Congress to pass the Pure Food and Drug act.

    Life in Theodore Roosevelt's world

    His mother and his first wife died on the same day. He went to herd cattle and farm, he even caught an outlaw. During the Spanish-American War he was Lieutenant colonel of Rough Rider Regiment. Roosevelt became Governor in 1898. He won a Nobel Peace Prize for calming the Russo-Japanese War. He became president in 1901.

    Was Theodore Roosevelt a Hero?

    Things you might not know about Theodore Roosevelt

    He was hunting for furs and came across a bear with cubs and spared its life. Later a toymaker created the "teddy" bear for Theodore Roosevelt was often nicknamed Teddy.
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