Most Significant People In American History


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41 James Madison James Madison James Madison, Jr. was a political theorist, American statesman, and served as the fourth President of the United States.
42 Theodore Roosevelt, Jr. Theodore Roosevelt, Jr.

Highest-ranking military officer [Brigadier General] actually on the beach, taking fire at Normandy Beach on D-Day in 1944.
His experience, skill and command was vital to achieving victory that day.
Although he survived the battle, he died less than a month later.
Was portrayed by Henry Fonda in the movie "The Longest Day".

43 Condoleezza Rice Condoleezza Rice

All polls indicate that she could easily win the next election for governor of California, but she keeps saying that she does not intend to run for that office.

Was rated "Most Powerful Woman in the World" by Forbes magazine in 2004 and 2005, and ranked #2 in 2006.

44 LeBron James LeBron James LeBron Raymone James is an American professional basketball player for the Cleveland Cavaliers of the National Basketball Association. LeBron has played for the Heat and the Cavaliers.
45 John Quincy Adams
46 John Hancock John Hancock
47 James Monroe James Monroe
48 James K. Polk

I don't like this president but he was important to U.S. History

49 Paul Revere Paul Revere Paul Revere was an American silversmith, engraver, early industrialist, and a Patriot in the American Revolution.
50 Thomas Paine
51 Herbert Hoover Herbert Hoover

Was responsible for Great Depression

52 Eli Whitney

Inventor of the sewing machine

53 Cyrus McCormick
54 Franklin Pierce Franklin Pierce Franklin Pierce was the 14th President of the United States. Pierce was a northern Democrat who saw the abolitionist movement as a fundamental threat to the unity of the nation.
55 Warren G. Harding Warren G. Harding Warren Gamaliel Harding was the 29th President of the United States, serving from March 4, 1921 until his death in 1923.
56 William Henry Harrison William Henry Harrison William Henry Harrison was an American statesman who served as the 9th President of the United States from March 4, 1841 until his death on April 4, 1841. The cause of death of William Henry Harrison was pneumonia, after a cold and wet inauguration.
57 Jackie Robinson Jackie Robinson
58 Babe Ruth Babe Ruth George Herman Ruth Jr., better known as Babe Ruth, was an American professional baseball player whose career in Major League Baseball spanned 22 seasons, from 1914 through 1935.
59 Samuel Morse Samuel Morse Samuel Finley Breese Morse (April 27, 1791 – April 2, 1872) was an American painter and inventor. After having established his reputation as a portrait painter, in his middle age Morse contributed to the invention of a single-wire telegraph system based on European telegraphs. He was a co-developer more.
60 Nat Turner

He is evil but important

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