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Franklin D. Roosevelt: The Thirty Second President Of United States

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Franklin D. Roosevelt, the 32 president of the United States of America. His life began on January 30th of the year 1882 in Hyde Park, New York. Family was not so big. He had both of his parents. His parents were Sara Delano and James Roosevelt. Roosevelt did have only one sibling he was a half-brother named James Roosevelt. His mother passed away when he was 59 and his father passed away when he was 18.
Roosevelt was home schooled until 1896 by the school Groton School in Massachusetts. He attended at Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts. He received a B.A. in History. He worked towards for a degree of law in History Columbia Law School, but he didn’t earn it because of dropped out.
Marriage and children did happen in his lifetime. He married Anna Eleanor Roosevelt, a fifth cousin that was once removed. Roosevelt had five children, three boys and two girls. The name of his children were, “Anna Eleanor Roosevelt (May 3, 1906 - December 1, 1975) James Roosevelt (December 23, 1907 - August 13, 1990) Franklin D. Roosevelt, Jr. (March 18, 1909 - November 8, 1909) Elliott Roosevelt (September 23, 1910 - October 27, 1990) Franklin D. Roosevelt, Jr. (August 17, 1914 - August 17, 1988)”.
Before becoming president he took a worth wild trip to get there. He was elected to be the New York Senate in 1910. That was his first big thing in the big world. He was then re-elected in 1912 to be the New York Senate once again. 1913 Roosevelt was appointed assistant secretary for the Navy by President Woodrow Wilson. In 1928 he was elected governor for New York State. When he was re-elected in 1930 for New York State he began his campaign for presidency.
Franklin D. Roosevelt is elected to be the president of the United States of America. He was following the example of his fifth cousin Theodore Roosevelt. This is a new beginning for Roosevelt in his life. Roosevelt hard four terms in office. He was one of the most appreciated president that America loved. President Roosevelt helped America get out of the hole of The Great Depression. He created the New Deal Program. The New Deal Program gave the people many jobs and benefits that are still used today, for example Social Security that gives us benefits after retirement. That was one of the reasons why America felt much respect for him. He was afraid of his Deals but he had said “If it fails, admit it frankly and try another. But above all, try something” - Franklin D. Roosevelt
President Roosevelt came in as a Democratic. He was the only president to serve for 12 years and four terms. He was the leader of the Democratic Party. He always choose his congress and he choose those who would agree with his plans.
Roosevelt did not just have one vice president. He in...

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