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On this day in 1916, president woodrow wilson issued an executive order adopting an official presidential flag. In 1919, president woodrow wilson suffered a severe stroke that left him incapacitated until the end of his presidency in 1921, an event that became one of the.
Woodrow wilson was born in staunton, virginia, the son of a respected presbyterian minister whose calvinist values helped to shape the future president. Woodrow wilson summary: woodrow wilson was the 28th president of the united states of america he was born in virginia in 1856 he was the son of a. Woodrow wilson was born in staunton, virginia, in 1856 he became a professor of political science and was appointed president of princeton university in.