Thomas Woodrow Wilson (1856-1924), 28th President of the United States of America

24Jul10

Woodrow Wilson was the 28th President of the United States of America.

Thomas Woodrow Wilson

He was the President of Princeton University, the Governor of New Jersey, and served as the President of the United States of America for 2 terms, from 1912-1920.

He was the president when the US finally entered the First World War in 1917.

A southern democrat, during his terms he created the Federal Trade Commission, the Federal Reserve Act, and the first progressive federal income tax.

He won the Nobel Peace prize for his role in creating the League of Nations.

His wife was my 7th great grandfather’s step-brother’s 4th great granddaughter.

Jerry Milo Johnson to President Thomas Woodrow Wilson

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