Harry Truman had one child named Mary Margaret Truman. Known as Margaret, she was born on Feb. 17, 1924. in Independence, Mo., and died on Jan. 29, 2008, at the age of 83. Margaret...
Harry S. Truman
Harry Truman became president of the United States after the death of Franklin Roosevelt on 12 April 1945. Roosevelt was already the longest-serving president in U.S. history when he chose Truman, then a senator from Missouri, to be his vice presidential...
May 8, 1884,
December 26, 1972
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.
enlisted in the Army, entering as a first lieutenant.
He found that he had a talent for leadership, and was soon promoted to captain. FDR, in poor health and suffering from exhaustion, died on April 12, 1945, only three months into his term, making Harry
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During his few weeks as Vice President, Harry Truman scarcely saw President
Franklin Roosevelt, and received no briefing on the development of the atomic ...
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As the 33rd president of the United States, Harry Truman presided over the end
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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
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 office, Truman ...