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We must especially beware of that small group of selfish men who would clip the wings of the American Eagle in order to feather their own nests.  - Franklin D. Roosevelt
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The public papers and addresses of Franklin D. Roosevelt: with a special introduction and explanatory notes by President Roosevelt (1941), p. 538, "A Message on Education for American Education Week, September 27 1938"

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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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