January 30, 1882 Hyde Park, New York April 12, 1945 (aged 63) Warm Springs, Georgia Franklin Delano Roosevelt FDR Democratic Eleanor Roosevelt Anna Roosevelt Halsted James Roosevelt Franklin Delano Roosevelt, Jr. (I) Elliott Roosevelt Franklin Delano Roosevelt, Jr. John Aspinwall Roosevelt Harvard University Lawyer (Corporate) Episcopalian Born Died Birth name Nick name Political party Spouse Children Alma mater Occupation Religion Signature
In 1932 presidential election Franklin won 57% of the vote and carried all but six states. In November, Franklin captured 22,821,857 votes, this mean that Franklin must be the 32nd President of the USA .
First term, 1933–1937 President and Mrs. Roosevelt on Inauguration Day, 1933. Key word: Economic Crisis New Deal （罗斯福新政） A quarter of the workforce was unemployed. Farmers were in deep trouble as prices fell by 60%. Industrial production had fallen by more than half since 1929. Two million were homeless.
Franklin’s opponent and enemy told the people didn’t vote Franklin.
Pearl Harbor Roosevelt signing the declaration of war against Japan, December 8, 1941. On December 7, 1941, the Japanese attacked the US Pacific Fleet at Pearl Harbor, destroying or damaging 16 warships, including most of the fleet's battleships, and killing more than 2,400 American military personnel and civilians .
Cairo Conference Generalissimo Chiang Kai-shek of China (left), Roosevelt (middle), and Winston Churchill (right) at the Cairo Conference in 1943.
On April 12, 1945, here at Warm Springs, Franklin was having his portrait painted. Suddenly he put his hand to his head and said, "I have the most terrible headache." Those were his last words. The artist stopped painting.