Franklin D. Roosevelt

1882 - 1945

Franklin D. Roosevelt

Franklin Delano Roosevelt (, ; January 30, 1882 – April 12, 1945), often referred to by his initials FDR, was an American politician who served as the 32nd president of the United States from 1933 until his death in 1945. A member of the Democratic Party, he won a record four presidential elections and became a central figure in world events during the first half of the 20th century. Roosevelt directed the federal government during most of the Great Depression, implementing his New Deal domestic agenda in response to the worst economic crisis in U.S. history. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Franklin D. Roosevelt has received more than 27,404,706 page views. His biography is available in 151 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 83rd most popular politician.

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Among politicians, Franklin D. Roosevelt ranks 82 out of 14,801Before him are Napoleon III, Mary II of England, Hirohito, Margaret Thatcher, Nebuchadnezzar II, and Diocletian. After him are Heinrich Himmler, Louis XV of France, Ahmed I, Henry IV of France, Philip II of Macedon, and Lorenzo de' Medici.

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Among people born in 1882, Franklin D. Roosevelt ranks 1After him are Igor Stravinsky, James Joyce, Virginia Woolf, Wilhelm Keitel, Georges Braque, Sigrid Undset, Gustaf VI Adolf of Sweden, Lili Elbe, Ion Antonescu, Georgi Dimitrov, and Max Born. Among people deceased in 1945, Franklin D. Roosevelt ranks 4Before him are Adolf Hitler, Benito Mussolini, and Anne Frank. After him are Heinrich Himmler, Joseph Goebbels, Eva Braun, Martin Bormann, Béla Bartók, Fedor von Bock, Walter Model, and Anton Webern.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Franklin D. Roosevelt ranks 25 out of 12,171Before him are Mark Twain (1835), James K. Polk (1795), Neil Armstrong (1930), Bruce Lee (1940), George Washington (1732), and Benjamin Franklin (1706). After him are Walt Disney (1901), Michael Jackson (1958), F. Scott Fitzgerald (1896), Cher (1946), Henry Ford (1863), and Clint Eastwood (1930).

Among POLITICIANS In United States

Among politicians born in United States, Franklin D. Roosevelt ranks 12Before him are Martin Van Buren (1782), Hillary Clinton (1947), John F. Kennedy (1917), James K. Polk (1795), George Washington (1732), and Benjamin Franklin (1706). After him are Harry S. Truman (1884), Dwight D. Eisenhower (1890), Richard Nixon (1913), Al Gore (1948), George H. W. Bush (1924), and George W. Bush (1946).