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Full name: Franklin Delano Roosevelt

Born: January 30, 1882

Died: April 12, 1945

Burial site: Family plot, Hyde Park, New York

Parents: James and Sara Delano Roosevelt

Spouse: Anna Eleanor Roosevelt (1884-1962; m. 1905)

Children: Anna Eleanor (1906-1975); James (1907-1991); Franklin Delano Jr. (1909-1909); Elliott (1910-1990); Franklin Delano Jr. (1914-1988); John Aspinwall (1916-1981)

Religion: Episcopalian

Education: Harvard University (B.A., 1903); attended Columbia Law School

Occupations: Lawyer; banker

Government positions: New York state senator and governor; assistant secretary of the navy under Woodrow Wilson

Political party: Democratic

Dates as president: March 4, 1933-January 20, 1937 (first term); January 20, 1937-January 20, 1941 (second term); January 20, 1941-January 20, 1945 (third term); January 20, 1945-April 12, 1945 (fourth term)

Age upon taking office: 51

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