Franklin Delano Roosevelt

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Franklin Delano Roosevelt Franklin Delano Roosevelt was born in Hyde Park, New York on January30, 1882 and died on early April 1945 in Warm Springs, Georgia. FDR was the son of James Roosevelt and Sara Delano Roosevelt a wealthy family. He was married to Anna Eleanor Roosevelt, the niece of President Theodore Roosevelt. They had six children and one unfortunate died in infancy. ( He was a smart kid who had a passion for education. With the assistance of his parents and tutors he had aid to further his education. He went to Groton, a respected preparatory school in Massachusetts. He then went on to attend Harvard, and received his BA degree in history. (FDR Library) He still intended to further his education by studying law at New York’s Columbia University. After he passed the bar exam he left the school to practice law at the New practice law at the New York City law firm. After a few short years he was elected as the New York State senate as a democrat. (FDR Library) FDR was reelected as state senate in 1912. His support for Woodrow Wilson’s candidacy at the Dem...

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