Categorie: Amerikaanse geschiedenis

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Teddybeer dankt naam aan president Roosevelt

<div class="at-above-post-cat-page addthis_tool" data-url="https://historiek.net/teddybeer-dankt-naam-aan-president-roosevelt/660/"></div>Niemand minder dan de Amerikaanse president Theodore Roosevelt is de naamgever van de teddybeer.<!-- AddThis Advanced Settings above via filter on wp_trim_excerpt --><!-- AddThis Advanced Settings below via filter on wp_trim_excerpt --><!-- AddThis Advanced Settings generic via filter on wp_trim_excerpt --><!-- AddThis Share Buttons above via filter on wp_trim_excerpt --><!-- AddThis Share Buttons below via filter on wp_trim_excerpt --><div class="at-below-post-cat-page addthis_tool" data-url="https://historiek.net/teddybeer-dankt-naam-aan-president-roosevelt/660/"></div><!-- AddThis Share Buttons generic via filter on wp_trim_excerpt -->

William Taft, politiek zwaargewicht

<div class="at-above-post-cat-page addthis_tool" data-url="https://historiek.net/william-taft-politiek-zwaargewicht/641/"></div>De zevenentwintigste president van de Verenigde Staten was er één van groot formaat: William Howard Taft (1857-1930). En dat bedoelen we dan letterlijk.<!-- AddThis Advanced Settings above via filter on wp_trim_excerpt --><!-- AddThis Advanced Settings below via filter on wp_trim_excerpt --><!-- AddThis Advanced Settings generic via filter on wp_trim_excerpt --><!-- AddThis Share Buttons above via filter on wp_trim_excerpt --><!-- AddThis Share Buttons below via filter on wp_trim_excerpt --><div class="at-below-post-cat-page addthis_tool" data-url="https://historiek.net/william-taft-politiek-zwaargewicht/641/"></div><!-- AddThis Share Buttons generic via filter on wp_trim_excerpt -->

Martin Van Buren, de ‘Nederlandse’ president van Amerika

<div class="at-above-post-cat-page addthis_tool" data-url="https://historiek.net/de-nederlandse-president-van-amerika/570/"></div>De achtste president van de Verenigde Staten droeg de naam Martin van Buren (1782-1862) en ging de boeken in als een Nederlandse president.<!-- AddThis Advanced Settings above via filter on wp_trim_excerpt --><!-- AddThis Advanced Settings below via filter on wp_trim_excerpt --><!-- AddThis Advanced Settings generic via filter on wp_trim_excerpt --><!-- AddThis Share Buttons above via filter on wp_trim_excerpt --><!-- AddThis Share Buttons below via filter on wp_trim_excerpt --><div class="at-below-post-cat-page addthis_tool" data-url="https://historiek.net/de-nederlandse-president-van-amerika/570/"></div><!-- AddThis Share Buttons generic via filter on wp_trim_excerpt -->

4 juli, nationale feestdag of rouwdag?

<div class="at-above-post-cat-page addthis_tool" data-url="https://historiek.net/4-juli-nationale-feestdag-of-rouwdag/564/"></div>Opvallend is dat maar liefst drie van de eerst vijf presidenten van Amerika stierven op 4 juli. Het zijn John Adams, Thomas Jefferson en James Monroe. <!-- AddThis Advanced Settings above via filter on wp_trim_excerpt --><!-- AddThis Advanced Settings below via filter on wp_trim_excerpt --><!-- AddThis Advanced Settings generic via filter on wp_trim_excerpt --><!-- AddThis Share Buttons above via filter on wp_trim_excerpt --><!-- AddThis Share Buttons below via filter on wp_trim_excerpt --><div class="at-below-post-cat-page addthis_tool" data-url="https://historiek.net/4-juli-nationale-feestdag-of-rouwdag/564/"></div><!-- AddThis Share Buttons generic via filter on wp_trim_excerpt -->

Manhattan Project – Werken aan de atoombom

<div class="at-above-post-cat-page addthis_tool" data-url="https://historiek.net/manhattan-project/359/"></div>Het Manhattan Project. Een geheime operatie waarmee de Verenigde Staten de atoombom ontwikkelden. Het project duurde van 1941 tot 1946. <!-- AddThis Advanced Settings above via filter on wp_trim_excerpt --><!-- AddThis Advanced Settings below via filter on wp_trim_excerpt --><!-- AddThis Advanced Settings generic via filter on wp_trim_excerpt --><!-- AddThis Share Buttons above via filter on wp_trim_excerpt --><!-- AddThis Share Buttons below via filter on wp_trim_excerpt --><div class="at-below-post-cat-page addthis_tool" data-url="https://historiek.net/manhattan-project/359/"></div><!-- AddThis Share Buttons generic via filter on wp_trim_excerpt -->

Paul Tibbets (1915-2007) en de atoombom

<div class="at-above-post-cat-page addthis_tool" data-url="https://historiek.net/paul-tibbets-1915-2007/314/"></div>Paul Tibbets, de piloot van het vliegtuig dat in 1945 voor het eerst een atoombom op een stad gooide. De Amerikaan de Japanse stad Hiroshima.<!-- AddThis Advanced Settings above via filter on wp_trim_excerpt --><!-- AddThis Advanced Settings below via filter on wp_trim_excerpt --><!-- AddThis Advanced Settings generic via filter on wp_trim_excerpt --><!-- AddThis Share Buttons above via filter on wp_trim_excerpt --><!-- AddThis Share Buttons below via filter on wp_trim_excerpt --><div class="at-below-post-cat-page addthis_tool" data-url="https://historiek.net/paul-tibbets-1915-2007/314/"></div><!-- AddThis Share Buttons generic via filter on wp_trim_excerpt -->

Douglas MacArthur (1880-1964) – Amerikaans generaal

<div class="at-above-post-cat-page addthis_tool" data-url="https://historiek.net/douglas-macarthur-1880-1964/302/"></div>Douglas MacArthur is een beroemd Amerikaanse generaal die een rol speelde in de Eerste Wereldoorlog, Tweede Wereldoorlog en de Koreaanse Oorlog (1950-1953).<!-- AddThis Advanced Settings above via filter on wp_trim_excerpt --><!-- AddThis Advanced Settings below via filter on wp_trim_excerpt --><!-- AddThis Advanced Settings generic via filter on wp_trim_excerpt --><!-- AddThis Share Buttons above via filter on wp_trim_excerpt --><!-- AddThis Share Buttons below via filter on wp_trim_excerpt --><div class="at-below-post-cat-page addthis_tool" data-url="https://historiek.net/douglas-macarthur-1880-1964/302/"></div><!-- AddThis Share Buttons generic via filter on wp_trim_excerpt -->

King Camp Gillette (1855-1932) – Uitvinder van het veiligheidsscheermes

<div class="at-above-post-cat-page addthis_tool" data-url="https://historiek.net/uitvinder-veiligheidsscheermes-king-camp-gillette/279/"></div>De Amerikaanse zakenman King Camp Gillette bracht in 1901 het eerste veiligheidsmes met wegwerpmesjes op de markt.<!-- AddThis Advanced Settings above via filter on wp_trim_excerpt --><!-- AddThis Advanced Settings below via filter on wp_trim_excerpt --><!-- AddThis Advanced Settings generic via filter on wp_trim_excerpt --><!-- AddThis Share Buttons above via filter on wp_trim_excerpt --><!-- AddThis Share Buttons below via filter on wp_trim_excerpt --><div class="at-below-post-cat-page addthis_tool" data-url="https://historiek.net/uitvinder-veiligheidsscheermes-king-camp-gillette/279/"></div><!-- AddThis Share Buttons generic via filter on wp_trim_excerpt -->

John Wilkes Booth (1838-1865) – Moordenaar van Abraham Lincoln

<div class="at-above-post-cat-page addthis_tool" data-url="https://historiek.net/john-wilkes-booth-1838-1865/107/"></div>Amerikaans acteur die bekend werd als de moordenaar van Abraham Lincoln. Booth had Engelse ouders die 1821 emigreerden naar de Verenigde Staten. John Wilkes Booth werd geboren in...<!-- AddThis Advanced Settings above via filter on wp_trim_excerpt --><!-- AddThis Advanced Settings below via filter on wp_trim_excerpt --><!-- AddThis Advanced Settings generic via filter on wp_trim_excerpt --><!-- AddThis Share Buttons above via filter on wp_trim_excerpt --><!-- AddThis Share Buttons below via filter on wp_trim_excerpt --><div class="at-below-post-cat-page addthis_tool" data-url="https://historiek.net/john-wilkes-booth-1838-1865/107/"></div><!-- AddThis Share Buttons generic via filter on wp_trim_excerpt -->

Abraham Lincoln (1809-1865) – De 16e president van de VS

<div class="at-above-post-cat-page addthis_tool" data-url="https://historiek.net/abraham-lincoln-1809-1865/104/"></div>Abraham Lincoln was de zestiende president van de Verenigde Staten. Hij regeerde van 1861 tot 1865 en wordt vaak liefkozend Abe genoemd.<!-- AddThis Advanced Settings above via filter on wp_trim_excerpt --><!-- AddThis Advanced Settings below via filter on wp_trim_excerpt --><!-- AddThis Advanced Settings generic via filter on wp_trim_excerpt --><!-- AddThis Share Buttons above via filter on wp_trim_excerpt --><!-- AddThis Share Buttons below via filter on wp_trim_excerpt --><div class="at-below-post-cat-page addthis_tool" data-url="https://historiek.net/abraham-lincoln-1809-1865/104/"></div><!-- AddThis Share Buttons generic via filter on wp_trim_excerpt -->