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Theodore Roosevelt
Date: 1858 - 1919
Remarks: Graduated from Harvard in 1880; Police Commissioner of NYC 1895-1897; Leader of the "Rough Riders" in Cuba during the Spanish-American war; Governor of NYC in 1898; Vice-president of U.S. under McKinley in 1900 and succeeded McKinley after his assassination and then won another term; organized the progressive or Bull Moose party