Who Was President?

You know the presidents. You know the events. But do you know which president was in office during each moment in history?

1 of 13
Who was president when NASA first landed a man on the moon?
Richard Nixon
Lyndon Johnson
John Kennedy
2 of 13
Who was president when The Great Gatsby was first published?
Franklin Roosevelt
Warren Harding
Calvin Coolidge
3 of 13
Who was president when Alaska and Hawaii became the 49th and 50th states?
Harry Truman
Dwight Eisenhower
Richard Nixon
4 of 13
Who was president when The New York Times was founded?
Millard Fillmore
James Polk
Rutherford Hayes
5 of 13
Who was president when Mount Rushmore was completed?
William Howard Taft
Woodrow Wilson
Franklin Roosevelt
6 of 13
Who was president when the Wright Brothers made their famous flight at Kitty Hawk?
Grover Cleveland
William McKinley
Theodore Roosevelt
7 of 13
Who was president when Saturday Night Live premiered?
Richard Nixon
Gerald Ford
Jimmy Carter
8 of 13
Who was president during the coronation of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II?
Dwight Eisenhower
Harry Truman
Lyndon Johnson
9 of 13
Who was president when Martin Luther King, Jr., delivered his famous "I Have a Dream" speech in front of the Lincoln Memorial during the historic March on Washington?
Dwight Eisenhower
John Kennedy
Lyndon Johnson
10 of 13
Who was president when France gifted the Statue of Liberty to the United States?
Theodore Roosevelt
James Garfield
Grover Cleveland
11 of 13
Who was president on Black Tuesday when the "Great Crash" occurred on Wall Street?
Franklin Roosevelt
Herbert Hoover
Calvin Coolidge
12 of 13
Who was president when the British Army set the White House ablaze during the War of 1812?
James Monroe
James Madison
John Quincy Adams
13 of 13
Who was president when the first issue of mental_floss was released?
Benjamin Harrison
George W. Bush
Franklin Pierce