Harry S. Truman (May 8, 1884 – December 26, 1972) was the 33rd President of
the United States (1945–53), an American politician of the Democratic Party.
[Harry Truman and family] Harry S. Truman was born in Lamar, Missouri on May
8, 1884, the son of John Anderson Truman and Martha Ellen (Young) Truman.
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Life in Brief: Harry S. Truman became President of the United States with the
death of Franklin D. Roosevelt on April 12, 1945. During his nearly eight years in
Jun 8, 2015 ... Harry S. Truman, (born May 8, 1884, Lamar, Missouri, U.S.—died December 26,
1972, Kansas City, Missouri) 33rd president of the United ...
Harry S. Truman was born in the small town of Lamar, Missouri, on May 8, 1884.
In 1890, Harry's parents, John and Martha, moved the family (which included ...
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The AMERICAN EXPERIENCE biography of Harry Truman. He was a farmer, a
businessman gone bankrupt, an unknown politician from Missouri who suddenly
Yet Harry Truman would have to end the war with Germany and Japan, decide
whether to use the most terrible weapon ever devised, confront the Soviet Union,
Provides a brief look at the character traits that made Truman great. From PBS.