Theodore Roosevelt Rough Rider Statue
Landmark, Historic Site
Oyster Bay, NY
- On October 11, 1910, Roosevelt took a four minute flight in a plane built by the Wright brothers, making him the first president to fly in an airplane.
- Teddy Roosevelt was the first American to win the Noble Peace Prize. In 1906, Roosevelt was awarded the Nobel Prize for his role of negotiator in the Russo-Japanese War.
- "The worst of all fears is the fear of living."An Autobiography, 1913