Successfully reported this slideshow.
We use your LinkedIn profile and activity data to personalize ads and to show you more relevant ads. You can change your ad preferences anytime.

Grover Cleveland

2,091 views

Published on

Presentation aboult political carrer and personal life of the president

Published in: Travel
  • Be the first to comment

  • Be the first to like this

Grover Cleveland

  1. 1. Stephen Grover Cleveland (1837-1908)
  2. 3. Personal Characteristics <ul><li>Hard-working </li></ul><ul><li>Honest </li></ul><ul><li>Independent </li></ul>
  3. 4. Before becoming a president <ul><li>Studied at Clinton Liberal Academy </li></ul><ul><li>Worked as a lawyer </li></ul><ul><li>Became a member of the Democratic Party </li></ul><ul><li>Elected as a Mayor of Buffalo </li></ul><ul><li>Governor of New York </li></ul>
  4. 5. 1st T erm as President ( 1885–1889)
  5. 7. Legacy <ul><li>The reform of the government- attempt to abolish spoil system. </li></ul><ul><li>He vetoed hundreds of private pensions </li></ul><ul><li>Attempt to reduce the tariff </li></ul>
  6. 8. 2nd term as President (1893–1897)
  7. 9. Results of the 2 nd Presidency <ul><li>Treasury's gold reserves were restored to safe levels. </li></ul><ul><li>Establishment of free trade with Hawai'i </li></ul><ul><li>Strengthening of the power of the executive branch </li></ul>
  8. 10. Interesting Facts <ul><li>He used the veto far more often than any President up to that time </li></ul><ul><li>The only President who had a wedding in the White House </li></ul><ul><li>Being 49 year old married 21 year old girl </li></ul><ul><li>His portrait was on the U.S. $1000 bill from 1928 to 1946. </li></ul><ul><li>Was the president for 2 times </li></ul>

×