Theodore Roosevelt 1901-1908

National

1st game played in baseball's American League

01/24/1901

Female Army Nurse Corps becomes permanent

02/02/1901

1st Rose Bowl game (UofMich vs Sanford)

01/01/1902

Congress authorizes Louisiana Purchase

06/28/1902

First Teddy Bear

02/15/1903

Niagara Falls runs out of water

03/22/1903

Pepsi Cola is created

06/16/1903

Baltimore catches on fire

02/07/1904

Louis and Clark expedition approved

04/13/1904

Ice cream cone is invented

04/30/1904

Las Vegas, Nevada was founded

05/15/1905

First airplane flight to Europe

09/13/1906

Automatic washer & dryer introduced

06/05/1907

UPS was founded

08/28/1907

1st time ball drops in Times Square for New Years

12/31/1907

International

Australia declares independence from UK colonies

01/01/1901

Queen Victoria's funeral

02/02/1901

Cuba gains independence from Spain

05/20/1902

Colombia grants Panama independence

11/03/1903

Russian-Japanese war begins

02/06/1904

1st main line electric train in UK

03/12/1904

Earl Grey is named British governor of Canada

09/26/1904

Moshav Hertzlia forms in Israel

11/24/1905

Einstein introduces Theory of Relativity

04/11/1906

1st cabs with taxi meters begin operating in London

02/22/1907