Franklin D. Roosevelt Quotes (235 quotes)




Franklin D. Roosevelt
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Speech in 1935. As reported in: "The Public Papers and Addresses of Franklin D. Roosevelt" (Random House, 1938), p. 470
Franklin D. Roosevelt
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Advice to his son James on how to make a public speech, as quoted in Basic Public Speaking (1963) by Paul L. Soper, p. 12
Franklin D. Roosevelt
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Roosevelt and Frankfurter: Their Correspondence, 1928-1945 (1968 edition), Boston : Little, Brown


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Born: January 30, 1882

Died: April 12, 1945 (aged 63)

Nationality: American

Occupation: President

Bio: Franklin Delano Roosevelt, also known by his initials, FDR, was the 32nd President of the United States and a central figure in world events during the mid-20th century, leading the United States during a time of worldwide economic depression and total war. The only American president elected to more than two terms, he facilitated a durable coalition that realigned American politics for decades.

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