Adriana Hernandez

Events

Herbert C. Hoover

1928

He was the 31st president of the United States. After his election, the country went into the Great Depression.

Franklin D. Roosevelt

1932 - 1944

He was the 32nd president of the United States. He served for 12 years and dealt with two crisis: the Great Depression and World War II.

Harry S. Truman

1948

He was the 33rd president of the United States. He led the country through the end of World War II.

Dwight D. Eisenhower

1952 - 1956

He was the 34rd president of the United States. During the two terms that he served were a time of peace.

John F. Kennedy

1960

He was the 35th president of the United States. He was a popular leader. The community suffered when they heard about his assassination.

Lyndon B. Johnson

1964

He was the 36th president of the United States. He introduced important social laws including a civil rights bill. He also expanded the involvement in the Vietnam War.

Richard M. Nixon

1968 - 1972

He was the 37th president of the United States. He was the first to resign from office due to his involvement in the political scandal known as Watergate.

Gerald R. Ford

1974

He was the 38th president of the United States. He was not elected into office. President Nixon appointed him vice president in 1973.

Jimmy Carter

1976

He was the 39th president of the United States. He won the 2002 Nobel prize for peace.

Ronald Reagan

1980 - 1984

He was the 40th president of the United States. He was against the Soviet Union and other Communist countries.

George Bush

1988

He was the 41st president of the United States after he had served as vice president for two terms. The main even during his presidency was the Persian Gulf War.