Truman, Harry S.

Harry Truman (1884–1972), a former Democratic senator from Missouri and vice president under Franklin D. Roosevelt (FDR), succeeded to the presidency in the spring of 1945 after Roosevelt's death. Having served as Roosevelt's vice president only a few months, Truman was ...

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