Definitions for "Roosevelt, Franklin Delano"
Keywords:  president, thirty, jews, war, camps
U.S. president elected for four terms from 1933 until his death in 1945, initiator of the "New Deal" economic and political program to recover from the Depression. Responsible for U.S. war actionsas well as inaction to save hundreds of thousands of murdered Jews during World War II.
President of the United States from 1933 to 1945, responsible for the New Deal and the United States' actions in the war up until a little before the end when his death required Truman to take his place. FDR opted to use resources on strategic targets before liberating the camps.
the 32nd president of the United States. He was president from 1933 until his death in 1945 during both the Great Depression and World War II. He is the only president to have been elected 4 times, a feat no longer permissible due to the 22nd Amendment to the Constitution.