Franklin Delano Roosevelt (January 30, 1882 through April 12, 1945), also known by his initials, FDR, was the 32nd President of the United States (1933-1945) 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. A dominant leader of the Democratic Party and the only American president elected to more than two terms, he built a New Deal Coalition that realigned American politics after 1932, as his domestic policies defined American liberalism for the middle third of the 20th century.
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Roosevelt, Franklin D. (1882-1945) The U.S. president from 1933 to 1945. He contracted polio while on a family vacation in 1921. After learning about Warm Springs, Georgia (a resort with hot mineral springs thought to have healing powers) in 1924, he visited often and eventually built a home there. He considered himself an adopted son of Georgia, and some of his New Deal programs were inspired by his travels around rural Georgia (read comment there's more)