Theodore Roosevelt

By Tristin Haney

Who Was He

Theodore Roosevelt was an American politician, author, naturalist, soldier, explorer, and historian who served as the 26th President of the United States.

Born: October 27th 1858

Died: January 6th 1919

Why Was He Important To The United States Of America

Graduated from Harvard in 1880

colonel of the First U.S. Volunteer Cavalry, known as the “Rough Riders

helped Panama secede from Colombia in order to facilitate the beginning of construction on the Panama Canal

issued a “corollary” to the Monroe Doctrine

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