Franklin D. Roosevelt
Born - January 30, 1882
Death – April 12, 1945 - Age 63
Birthplace – Hyde Park, New York
Vice President – John N. Garner, Henry A. Wallace, Harry S. Truman
First Lady – Anna Eleanor Roosevelt
Term - 1933 to 1945
Children - Anna, James, Franklin, Elliot, Franklin Delano Jr., John
Nickname - FDR
Famous Quote - "The only thing we have to fear is fear itself. "
Pets - Fala - Scottish Terrier, Majora - German Shepherd, Meggie - Scottish Terrier, Winks - Llewellyn Setter, Tiny - Old English Sheepdog, President - Great Dane, Blaze - Mastiff
He was also called. "Dr. New Deal" and "Dr. Win the War" .
He was related to 11 other presidents via blood or by marriage.
He was paralyzed by the disease Polio when he was 39.
He was a very superstitious man.
He wouldn't sit at a table with 13 people.
He was elected president four times.
He appointed the first female cabinet officer, Secretary of Labor Frances Perkins.
His favorite hobby was collecting stamps. He started when he was 11. He had more than 25,000 stamps.
He used a wheel chair or braces on his legs.
He was the first president to appear on television.
We entered WWII in 1941 during his presidency after the bombing of Pearl Harbor.