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A teddy bear is a soft toy in the form of a bear. Developed apparently simultaneously by toymakers Morris Michtom in the U.S. and Richard Steiff in Germany in the early years of the 20th century, an...

Real Teddy Bear Story - Theodore Roosevelt Association


How did toy bears come to be named after President Theodore Roosevelt? It all started with a hunting trip President Roosevelt took in 1902 in Mississippi at the ...

Who invented the teddy bear? - Ask History - History.com


Aug 20, 2014 ... One of the world's most beloved toys was named in honor of President Theodore Roosevelt, after he refused to shoot a bear during a Mississip.

The true, tangled tale of the teddy bear, Theodore Roosevelt and the ...


Mar 11, 2016 ... Once upon a time, in a land called Mississippi, a president refused to shoot a pitiful bear. What happened next is hardly a fairy tale.

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Feb 27, 2013 ... Theodore (Teddy) Roosevelt, the 26th president of the United States, is the person responsible for giving the teddy bear his name.

Origin of the Teddy Bear - Fact Monster


Teddy Bear sculpture by Urs Fischer in New York City ... In November 1902, President Theodore Roosevelt and some of his friends went on a hunting trip to ...

The Theodore Roosevelt-Teddy Bear Origin Story Is Actually Really ...


Jul 10, 2015 ... Though they seem like they've been around forever, the teddy bear is actually a rather recent toy addition, created just about 115 years ago.

Theodore Roosevelt and the Teddy Bear


An interesting fact about Theodore Roosevelt is that he is the inspiration for the " Teddy Bear," the popular stuffed toy animal for children. On a hunting trip to ...

Teddy Bear | National Museum of American History


While bear hunting Mississippi and Louisiana in 1902, President Theodore Roosevelt decided it was unsportsmanlike to shoot a bear that had been surrounded ...

How Did the Teddy Bear Get Its Name? | Wonderopolis


The teddy bear is named after U.S. President Theodore “Teddy" Roosevelt. In 1902, President Roosevelt participated in a bear-hunting trip in Mississippi.

Theodore Roosevelt
Teddy Roosevelt was a weak and asthmatic child who grew up to be one of the most robust and ambitious U.S. presidents ever. A former New York City police commissioner (1895-97), author, and hero of the Spanish-American War (1898), he reluctantly accepted... More »
Born: October 27, 1858 (age 157), New York City, New York
Died: January 6, 1919
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The Story of the Teddy Bear - Theodore Roosevelt Birthplace ...


Did you know that the Teddy Bear was invented in honor of President Theodore Roosevelt? It all began when Theodore Roosevelt was on a bear hunting trip ...

The History of the Teddy Bear: From Wet and Angry to Soft and ...


Dec 21, 2012 ... But the teddy bear is an American original: Its story begins with a holiday vacation taken by President Theodore Roosevelt. By the spring of ...

Theodore Roosevelt: The First Teddy Bear - Biography.com


Feb 11, 2013 ... Theodore Roosevelt: The First Teddy Bear. The producers at BIO.com review hundreds of photos of famous figures each week, from ...