List of things named after Ronald Reagan

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Ronald Reagan (1911–2004)

This is a list of things named for former President of the United States Ronald Reagan. The Ronald Reagan Legacy Project is an organization founded by Americans for Tax Reform president Grover Norquist that seeks to name at least one notable public landmark in each U.S. state and all 3067 counties after the 40th president.[1][2]

Alabama[edit]

Arizona[edit]

California[edit]

Institutions[edit]

Schools[edit]

Roads[edit]

Other[edit]

  • Ronald Reagan Day, officially state-recognized day each February 6
  • Ronald Reagan Distinguished American Award, presented annually since 1991 by the Jonathan Club, Los Angeles[3]
  • Reagan Room at The Jonathan Club, Los Angeles[3]
  • The Ronald Reagan Penthouse at the Century Plaza Hotel in Los Angeles (the suite is the entire 30th floor of the hotel, and was one of Reagan's favorites)[9]
  • A Golden Palm Star on the Palm Springs Walk of Stars was dedicated to Reagan in 1997.[10]

Colorado[edit]

Florida[edit]

Georgia[edit]

Idaho[edit]

Illinois[edit]

Institutions[edit]

Roads[edit]

Schools[edit]

  • Ronald W. Reagan Middle School in Dixon, formerly Madison School.[3]
  • Reagan Physical Education Center, Eureka College renamed in 1970 (previously named for Reagan and his brother Neil.[3]
  • Ronald Reagan Peace Garden, Eureka College (includes a piece of the Berlin Wall)[3]
  • Ronald W. Reagan Exhibit, Eureka College[3]
  • Ronald W. Reagan Leadership Program, Eureka College[3]

Indiana[edit]

Louisiana[edit]

  • A 10 feet (3.0 m) tall statue on a 6 feet (1.8 m) base in Covington, Louisiana reputed to be "the world's largest" of Reagan.[17]
  • Ronald Reagan Highway (US 190)[3]

Mississippi[edit]

  • The Reagan Hope Home[3]

Missouri[edit]

Nebraska[edit]

New Hampshire[edit]

New Jersey[edit]

New York[edit]

North Carolina[edit]

Ohio[edit]

Pennsylvania[edit]

Texas[edit]

Virginia[edit]

Washington, DC[edit]

Wisconsin[edit]

Ships[edit]

Outside of the United States[edit]

Proposals for things to be named for Reagan or feature his likeness[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Peter Slevin (2004-06-06). "On Roads, Schools -- and Dimes? -- Reagan Lives On". Washington Post. Retrieved 2007-07-08. 
  2. ^ CBS/AP (2004-06-09). "Reagan Tributes Debated: Admirers Want His Name Or Image On Money, The Mall & A Mountain". CBS News. Retrieved 2007-07-08. 
  3. ^ a b c d e f g h i j k l m n o p q r s t u v w x y z aa ab ac ad ae af ag ah ai aj ak al am an ao ap aq ar as "Things Named in Honor of Ronald Reagan". Official Website for the Ronald Reagan Presidential Foundation. 
  4. ^ "Internship Opportunities: The Reagan Ranch; Santa Barbara, CA - Are You Ready To Lead?". Boston University College Republicans Website. 
  5. ^ "Ronald Reagan Elementary". Education.com. 
  6. ^ "Ronald W. Reagan Doral Senior High School". reagandoral.dadeschools.net. 
  7. ^ http://www.redlandsdailyfacts.com/nie/ci_17288869
  8. ^ a b c d e f "Things Named in Honor of Ronald Reagan". Ronald Reagan Presidential Library. 
  9. ^ "Seeing Stars". The Century Plaza Hotel. 
  10. ^ Palm Springs Walk of Stars: By Date Dedicated
  11. ^ "Florida". Southeastroads.com. 
  12. ^ Hannan, Larry: "Jacksonville's 9A now Ronald Reagan Memorial Highway" Florida Times-Union, August 26, 2009. Retrieved on August 28, 2009.
  13. ^ http://www.hotelplanner.com/Hotels/135369/Reservations-Hampton-Inn-Cumming-915-Ronald-Reagan-Blvd-30041
  14. ^ "Ronald Reagan Memorial Tollway (I-88)". Illinoistollway.com. 
  15. ^ "Interstate 469 Indiana". www.interstate-guide.com. 
  16. ^ "Hendricks County Plans Corridor Future". insideindianabusiness.com. 
  17. ^ http://www.roadsideamerica.com/story/18405
  18. ^ Hasenfratz, Carolyn. "The Route 66 Association of Missouri". Retrieved June 14, 2012. 
  19. ^ "Reagan Elementary School". Official Website for Reagan Elementary School. 
  20. ^ "No 30 Ronald Reagan". New Jersey Education Website. 
  21. ^ "Ronald Wilson Reagan High School". merchantcircle.com. 
  22. ^ "Municipal Court". Official Website of the Government of Hickory Creek, Texas. 
  23. ^ "Elected Officials". Website for Harris County GOP. 
  24. ^ "Williamson County, TX". 
  25. ^ http://www.wmata.com/about/history.pdf Retrieved 2008-02-20.
  26. ^ http://humanevents.com/2006/09/27/budapest-honors-president-reagan
  27. ^ http://www.ctpost.com/news/article/Ronald-Reagan-statue-unveiled-in-Hungary-1445539.php
  28. ^ http://poland.usembassy.gov/statue.html
  29. ^ AFP: Poles honour 'Cold Warrior' Ronald Reagan: report
  30. ^ Ronald Reagan Statue Unveiled in Tbilisi. Civil Georgia. November 23, 2011.
  31. ^ Ronald Reagan vs. Col. Sanders: Ky. bridge name gets competitive, 8 April 2014
  32. ^ New Jersey Assembly Bill 1393, introduced January 12, 2010.
  33. ^ Copenhagen Post Online, 11 February 2011
  34. ^ The Washington Times, 28 February 2011
  35. ^ Darrell Issa proposes renaming the ocean after Ronald Reagan

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