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President Theodore Roosevelt

Theodore Roosevelt Introduction

When President McKinley was assassinated in September of 1901 his Vice President, 42 year old Theodore Roosevelt, was sworn in as the 26th President of the United States of America; the youngest U.S. President in history. He would be elected to a second term in 1904. He was an energetic young president known for his impassioned speeches; he confidently led America creating a strong foreign policy and implementing important reforms that resulted in a stronger safer nation. He was not only one of the most charismatic presidents but is also listed as one of the best U.S. presidents by most historians. The interesting facts listed below serve as a synopsis of this famous man's life and presidency describing who Theodore (Teddy) Roosevelt was and why he is considered a great president.

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