Theodore Roosevelt

 
 
26th President of the United States
In office
September 14, 1901 – March 4, 1909
Vice PresidentNone (1901–1905)[a]
Charles W. Fairbanks
(1905–1909)
Preceded byWilliam McKinley
Succeeded byWilliam Howard Taft
25th Vice President of the United States
In office
March 4, 1901 – September 14, 1901
PresidentWilliam McKinley
Preceded byGarret Hobart
Succeeded byCharles W. Fairbanks
33rd Governor of New York
In office
January 1, 1899 – December 31, 1900
LieutenantTimothy L. Woodruff
Preceded byFrank S. Black
Succeeded byBenjamin Barker Odell Jr.
Assistant Secretary of the Navy
In office
April 19, 1897 – May 10, 1898
PresidentWilliam McKinley
Preceded byWilliam McAdoo
Succeeded byCharles Herbert Allen
President of the New York City Board of Police Commissioners
In office
May 6, 1895 – April 19, 1897[1]
Preceded byJames J. Martin
Succeeded byFrank Moss
New York State Assembly Minority Leader
In office
January 1, 1883 – December 31, 1883
Preceded byThomas G. Alvord
Succeeded byFrank Rice
Member of the New York State Assembly
from the Manhattan 21st district
In office
January 1, 1882 – December 31, 1884
Preceded byWilliam J. Trimble
Succeeded byHenry A. Barnum
Personal details
Born
Theodore Roosevelt Jr.

October 27, 1858
New York City, New York, U.S.
DiedJanuary 6, 1919 (aged 60)
Oyster Bay, New York, U.S.
Resting placeYoungs Memorial Cemetery, Oyster Bay, New York, U.S.
Political partyRepublican (1880–1911, 1916–1919)
Other political
affiliations
Progressive “Bull Moose” (1912–1916)
Spouse(s)
RelationsRoosevelt family
Children
ParentsTheodore Roosevelt Sr.
Martha Stewart Bulloch
EducationHarvard University (B.A.)
Columbia Law School (J.D.) (posthumously; 2008)[2]
Profession
  • Author
  • Conservationist
  • Explorer
  • Historian
  • Naturalist
  • Police Commissioner
  • Politician
  • Soldier
  • Sportsman
Civilian awardsNobel Prize.png Nobel Peace Prize (1906)
SignatureCursive signature in ink
Military service
Allegiance United States of America
Branch/serviceSeal of the United States Department of War.png United States Army
Years of service1882–1886, 1898
RankUnion Army colonel rank insignia.png Colonel
Commands1st United States Volunteer Cavalry
Battles/warsSpanish–American War
 • Battle of Las Guasimas
 • Battle of San Juan Hill
Military awardsMedal of Honor ribbon.svg Medal of Honor
(posthumously; 2001)
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