- Name: Theodore Roosevelt
- Born: 10/27/1858
- Died: 01/06/1919 (60 years old)
- Profession: Author, conservationist, explorer, historian, naturalist, police commissioner, politician, soldier, sportsman
Theodore Roosevelt Jr. (// ROH-zə-velt; October 27, 1858 – January 6, 1919), often referred to as Teddy Roosevelt or his initials T.R., was an American statesman, politician, conservationist, naturalist, and writer who served as the 26th president of the United States from 1901 to 1909. He served as the 25th vice president from March to September 1901 and as the 33rd governor of New York from 1899 to 1900. Roosevelt emerged as a leader of the Republican Party and became a driving force for the anti-trust policy while supporting Progressive Era policies in the United States in the early 20th century. His face is depicted on Mount Rushmore alongside George Washington, Thomas Jefferson, and Abraham Lincoln. He is generally ranked in polls of historians and political scientists as one of the five best presidents.
Birth Name: Theodore Roosevelt Jr.
Awards: Nobel Peace Prize (1906)
Alias: Theodore Roosevelt Jr.
Birth Place: Manhattan, New York City, New York, U.S.
Death Place: Oyster Bay, New York, U.S.
Theodore Roosevelt quotes :
Far and away the best prize that life has to offer is the chance to work hard at work worth doing.Theodore Roosevelt
The things that will destroy America are prosperity-at-any-price, peace-at-any-price, safety-first instead of duty-first, the love of soft living, and the get-rich-quick theory of life.Theodore Roosevelt
If you could kick the person in the pants responsible for most of your trouble, you wouldn't sit for a month.Theodore Roosevelt
Old age is like everything else. To make a success of it, you've got to start young.Theodore Roosevelt