Top Six Influential Presidents

By cbbeck
  • George Washington

    George Washington
  • Thomas Jefferson

    Thomas Jefferson
  • Andrew Jackson

    Andrew Jackson
    Andrew Jackson became a democratic symbol and the founder of the Democratic Party. He was known as the "citizen-president" because he represented the common man. He believed strongly in preserving the union and in keeping too much power out of the hands of the wealthy.
  • Abraham Lincoln

    Abraham Lincoln
  • Theodore Roosevelt

    Theodore Roosevelt
    After the assassination of President McKinley, Theodore Roosevelt, at the age of 42 became the youngest President in the Nation's history. He led Congress and the American public toward progressive reforms as well as a strong foreign policy.
  • Franklin D. Roosevelt

    Franklin D. Roosevelt
    Franklin D. Roosevelt FDR's Address after pearl harbor. His famous "A date that will live in infamy" came from this speech.