Before They Were President

Not all presidents were lawyers, generals, governors, or senators. Here are nine who made unique career stops en route to the White House.
Before They Were President: Theodore Roosevelt

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Culture and Trends

Monday | 1.23.2017

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Pearl Harbor Day

By: Legacy.com Staff

Pearl Harbor USS Arizona Memorial

President Franklin Delano Roosevelt called it "a date that will live in infamy." But 75 years after Japanese war planes bombed the U.S

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Art of Brotherly Love

By: Contributed by Regan McCarthy of POBA | Where the Arts Live

Polish Musicians 1 | Daniel Mincer (1970s) | Image courtesy of POBA.org

Regan McCarthy, co-managing director of POBA | Where The Arts Live, writes about one sister’s efforts to make her brother’s art live after his untimely dea

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'My name is Sonia Todd...'

By: Legacy.com Staff

Sonia Todd

When 38-year-old mother Sonia Todd was dying of cancer, she penned her own poignant obituary. Four years after her death, her words still resonate

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A Beautiful Thing

By: Audrey Meinertzhagen for Zen Hospice Project and Legacy.com

A Beautiful Thing

A hospice volunteer reflects on life's beauty after a startling question from a man with a terminal illness

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Undiscovered Masters

By: Contributed by Regan McCarthy of POBA | Where the Arts Live

Parted Hair | Norman Mailer (1985)  Source: POBA.org

Most of us understand art to be what experts tell us is “art” – primarily paintings or other art forms that make up the established art world today.&n