Franklin D. Roosevelt was the 32nd president of the United States. He was serving his second term as the New York governor when he took office as president in 1932. He was the longest serving U.S. president and the only ... More »

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Some interesting facts about Eleanor Roosevelt include: her father was an alcoholic, she was the first First Lady to become an active participant in her husband's politics and she knew Franklin Roosevelt as a child. Elea... More »

While Theodore Roosevelt was a republican and Franklin D. Roosevelt was a democrat, these two early 20th century presidents both attended Harvard, studied law at Columbia, wore a pince-nez instead of standard glasses and... More »

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Franklin D. Roosevelt was the 32nd president of the United States. Roosevelt served as president from Mar. 4, 1933, to April 12, 1945. Prior to becoming president, he was a governor and senator in the state of New York. More »

Benjamin Franklin was considered among the richest men in the colonies, but he was never president of the United States. However, he became the president of the Executive Council of Pennsylvania, known for his anti-slave... More »

Theodore Roosevelt, nicknamed Teddy, was the 26th president of the United States. He served as president from 1901 until 1909. He also served as governor of New York in 1891 and served as vice president to William McKinl... More »

Theodore Roosevelt was the 26th president of the United States, becoming known as a "trust buster" for his fight against industrial monopolies, and focusing much of his time on conservationist policies. For his role in e... More »