Theodore Roosevelt

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A life in brief of Theodore Roosevelt

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Theodore Roosevelt

  1. 1. By Andrew J
  2. 2. <ul><li>As New York morns Abraham Lincoln’s death, two boys watch from their grandfather’s window. </li></ul>Elliott Roosevelt Theodore Roosevelt
  3. 3. <ul><li>Theodore Roosevelt was </li></ul><ul><li>born on Oct 27 th 1858 </li></ul><ul><li>As a child Theodore suffered from </li></ul><ul><li>Asthma. Due to Asthma, he was </li></ul><ul><li>week in strength. After some </li></ul><ul><li>encouraging words from his father </li></ul><ul><li>Roosevelt became a life long </li></ul>
  4. 4. <ul><li>In 1876 Roosevelt entered Harvard where he studied; </li></ul><ul><li>German </li></ul><ul><li>Natural History </li></ul><ul><li>Zoology </li></ul><ul><li>Forensics </li></ul><ul><li>Composition </li></ul><ul><li>Roosevelt continued exercising </li></ul><ul><li>by boxing and wrestling. </li></ul>
  5. 5. <ul><li>In 1880 Roosevelt married </li></ul><ul><li>Alice Hathaway Lee. </li></ul><ul><li>Tragedy struck Roosevelt’s </li></ul><ul><li>life in 1884 when his wife </li></ul><ul><li>and mother died in the </li></ul><ul><li>same day. After, he </li></ul><ul><li>headed West. </li></ul>
  6. 6. <ul><li>After coming home from the west he started his political career </li></ul><ul><li>A member of the New York State Assembly </li></ul><ul><li>Cattle Rancher </li></ul><ul><li>U.S. Civil Service Commissioner </li></ul><ul><li>President of the New York City Police Board </li></ul><ul><li>Assistant Secretary of the Navy </li></ul><ul><li>Rough Rider </li></ul><ul><li>Governor of New York </li></ul>
  7. 7. <ul><li>After being Governor of New York the </li></ul><ul><li>Republican Party nominated Roosevelt </li></ul><ul><li>as Vice President, and won. </li></ul><ul><li>In 1901, President McKinley got </li></ul><ul><li>shot and died three days later </li></ul><ul><li>making Theodore Roosevelt </li></ul><ul><li>President of the United States </li></ul>

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