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Who are the most influential figures in American history?
Find out right here! Learn about them all by eras of history.

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Richard Henry Lee was an Anti-Federalist who opposed the U.S. Constitution. He was an advocate for laws and amendments limiting the power of the federal government and was pleased when what was added?

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Thurgood Marshall was denied entrance to law school by Maryland’s university school of law because of his race. Once a lawyer, he successfully challenged this policy in which civil rights case?

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The Tuskegee Airmen was a highly decorated group of World War II aviators. They

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Harry Truman was first elected Vice President in 1944 and became the 33rd President of the United States when Franklin D. Roosevelt died the next year. President Harry Truman did all of the following except:

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Gouverneur Morris was a delegate at the Constitutional Convention, an ambassador to France and turned down an offer from Alexander Hamilton to co-write what?

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Richard Henry Lee introduced the “Lee Resolution” that led to the writing and adoption of what document?

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Along with Robert Morris, Haym Salomon spent so much of his personal money to fund the Continental Congress and the Patriot  cause that he is called what?

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Bill Clinton’s domestic agenda did not include which of the following?

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This famous quote “There was one of two things I had a right to - liberty or death. If I could not have one, I would have the other.” is associated with -

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How did Thomas Edison both demonstrate and protect his economic rights?

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