Which President?

List the president known for the events listed.
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Last updated: December 3, 2019
First submittedNovember 21, 2019
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Known For...
The first president born a U.S. citizen
Martin Van Buren
Presided over the War of 1812
James Madison
Only served as president for a month before his death
William Henry Harrison
The first vice president to ascend to the presidency upon the death of the president
John Tyler
Presided over the moon landing
Richard Nixon
The Smithsonian opened, and the first postage stamps were issued during his presidency
James Polk
The only president who was never voted into that office
Gerald Ford
Signed the Civil Rights Act of 1964
Lyndon B. Johnson
Responsible for The Louisiana Purchase
Thomas Jefferson
Was president the day Wall Street crashed
Herbert Hoover
Supported Habitat for Humanity and won a Nobel Peace Prize
Jimmy Carter
During World War II, he was a five-star general in the Army and served as Supreme Commander of the Allied Expeditionary Force in Europe.
Dwight D. Eisenhower
The only president to be born on the 4th of July, in 1872
Calvin Coolidge
Urged Mikhail Gorbachev to tear down the Berlin Wall
Ronald Reagan
Known For...
Presided over the beginnings of the Korean War and the Cold War
Harry S. Truman
Brought California into the United States
Zachary Taylor
Was the first President
George Washington
The first president born in the 20th century
John F. Kennedy
The first president to hire a full-time bodyguard
Franklin Pierce
Only president to serve two terms that didn’t occur back to back
Grover Cleveland
"Freed" the slaves
Abraham Lincoln
The only president who also served as Chief Justice of the Supreme Court
William Howard Taft
Brought new territories into U.S. control — Hawaii, Puerto Rico, Guam, the Philippines
William McKinley
The first president to be impeached
Andrew Johnson
Created the two-party system that still reigns today
Andrew Jackson
Brought the United States into World War I
Woodrow Wilson
Signed the peace treaty that ended U.S. involvement in World War I
Warren G. Harding
Led the U.S. out of the Great Depression, and into World War II
Franklin D. Roosevelt
Level 30
Nov 21, 2019
There are several mistakes here.

Harding was not present for the signing of the Treaty of Versailles in 1919, which officially ended World War I.

Millard Fuller, not Jimmy Carter, was the founder of Habitat for Humanity.

Gerald Ford was the only president who was never elected to be either president or vice president but several vice presidents were never elected president (Tyler, Fillmore, Johnson, Arthur).

Level 46
Nov 21, 2019
In regards to Harding: Wikipedia says "On July 2, 1921, U.S. President Warren G. Harding signed the Knox–Porter Resolution, which had been passed by the U.S. Congress and ended the state of war between the U.S. and Germany, Austria and Hungary, further setting the stage for bilateral peace treaties."https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/U.S.%E2%80%93German_Peace_Treaty_(1921)
Level 46
Nov 21, 2019
Thanks. I switched the Carter hint to supported HFH instead of founded.
Level 46
Nov 21, 2019
The Ford hint remains the same because this quiz is not about Vice Presidents. Just Presidents. Thanks.
Level 30
Nov 21, 2019
Additional error - Truman, not Eisenhower, ended segregation in the armed forces.
Level 46
Nov 21, 2019
Thanks. The caveat was "initiated" not that he was president when de-segregation happened. Since it seems people won't read that hint closely I may choose another one.