Franklin Delano Roosevelt was the 32nd President o.doc

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Franklin Delano Roosevelt was the 32nd President o.doc

    Franklin Delano Roosevelt was the 32nd President of the United States FDR's combination of optimism and economic activism is often credited with keeping the country's economic crisis from developing into a political crisis. He led the United States through most of World War II, and died in office of a cerebral hemorrhage shortly before the war ended.

    Roosevelt gave his country and the world prosperity(繁荣; and

    stability;安定;"steward of the people" should take whatever action necessary for the public good unless expressly forbidden by law or the Constitution." I did not usurp power," he wrote, "but I did greatly broaden the use of executive power."

    Roosevelt\'s youth differed sharply from that of the log cabin Presidents. He was born in New York City in 1858 into a wealthy family, but he too struggled--against ill health--and in his triumph became an advocate of the strenuous life

    On December 7, 1941, the Japanese attacked the US Pacific Fleet at Pearl Harbor , destroying or damaging 16 warships, including most of the fleet's battleships , and killing almost 3000 American military personnel and civilians. Antiwar sentiment in the United States evaporated overnight and the country united behind Roosevelt. He won the Nobel Peace Prize for mediating the Russo-Japanese War, reached a Gentleman\'s Agreement on immigration with Japan, and

    sent the Great White Fleet on a goodwill tour of the world. The President Roosevelt had played a significant role in the Great Depression and World War Two as known as one of the three greatest U.S. presidents by scholars.

    Although he suffered from paralytic disease(麻痹性疾病), since then

    he is a synonym of responsibility and strong.

    The only limit to our realization of tomorrow will be our doubts of today .

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