Harry S. Truman Quote
“I never did give anybody hell. I just told the truth and they thought it was hell.”
―Harry S. Truman
The Wit & Wisdom of Harry Truman: A Treasury of Quotations, Anecdotes, and Observations (Gramercy Books, 1995), p. 24. Also in: Celebrity Register: An Irreverent Compendium of American Quotable Notables (Harper & Row, 1963), p. 621
Picture Source: Wikimedia CommonsHarry S. Truman
Born: May 8, 1884
Died: December 26, 1972 (aged 88)
Bio: Harry S. Truman was the 33rd President of the United States. As the 34th Vice President of the United States and the third to serve under President Franklin D. Roosevelt, he succeeded to the presidency on April 12, 1945, when Roosevelt died less than three months after beginning his unprecedented fourth term.