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Franklin D. Roosevelt

32nd President of the United States


"The world order which we seek is the co-operation of free countries, working together in a friendly, civilized society."

--Four Freedoms Address, 1941

Full Name: Franklin Delano Roosevelt

Born: January 30, 1882

Birthplace: Hyde Park, New York

Father: James Roosevelt (1828-1900)

Mother: Sara Delano Roosevelt (1854-1941)

Wife: Eleanor Roosevelt (1884-1962)

Married: March 17, 1905

Religious Preference: Episcopalian

Previous Experience: Lawyer, New York Senate, Assistant Secretary of the Navy, Governor of New York

Political Party: Democratic

Age at Inauguration: 51

Term of Office: March 4, 1933 - April 12, 1945


Died: April 12, 1945

Age at Death: 63

Place of Burial: Hyde Park, New York

President at Time of Death: Died in Office

Election Results

Year Candidate Name Electoral Vote Popular Vote
1932 Franklin D. Roosevelt (D) 472 22,821,857
  Herbert C. Hoover (R) 59 15,761,841
  Norman Thomas (S) 0 884,781
1936 Franklin D. Roosevelt (D) 523 27,476,673
  Alfred M. Landon (R) 8 16,679,583
1940 Franklin D. Roosevelt (D) 449 27,243,466
  Wendell L. Willkie (R) 82 22,304,755
1944 Franklin D. Roosevelt (D) 432 25,602,505
  Thomas E. Dewey (R) 99 22,006,278