After his presidency, Truman returned to his home in MO with his only income his old army pension, which was no more than $112.56 per month.  Congress later passed the Former Presidents Act to give U.S. President's pensions. Truman had numerous offers from lg. corporations for work, but turned them all down, stating: "I knew that they were not intereseted in hiring Harry Truman, the person, but what they wanted to hire was the former Pres. of the U.S.

After his presidency, Truman returned to his home in MO with his only income his old army pension, which was no more than $112.56 per month. Congress later passed the Former Presidents Act to give U.S. President's pensions. Truman had numerous offers from lg. corporations for work, but turned them all down, stating: "I knew that they were not intereseted in hiring Harry Truman, the person, but what they wanted to hire was the former Pres. of the U.S.

Harry Truman and Winston Churchill  two men against the cold war. the first one is known for his speech to the Congress from 1947 about helping the countries that are under pressure of soviet sphere - especially Greece and Turkey. He gave money, he helped the containment to shape the international relations, he supported european integration.  the second man used a expression The Iron Curtain as a symbol of a new international order back in the March 5, 1946 in Fulton, US

Harry Truman and Winston Churchill two men against the cold war. the first one is known for his speech to the Congress from 1947 about helping the countries that are under pressure of soviet sphere - especially Greece and Turkey. He gave money, he helped the containment to shape the international relations, he supported european integration. the second man used a expression The Iron Curtain as a symbol of a new international order back in the March 5, 1946 in Fulton, US

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April 12, 1945: FDR dies. On this day in 1945, President Franklin Delano Roosevelt passes away after four momentous terms in office, leaving Vice President Harry S. Truman in charge of a country still fighting the Second World War and in possession of a weapon of unprecedented and terrifying power...

April 12, 1945: FDR dies. On this day in 1945, President Franklin Delano Roosevelt passes away after four momentous terms in office, leaving Vice President Harry S. Truman in charge of a country still fighting the Second World War and in possession of a weapon of unprecedented and terrifying power...

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The more I read about Harry S. Truman, the higher he rises on my list of people to admire.

The more I read about Harry S. Truman, the higher he rises on my list of people to admire.

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President Harry S. Truman (1945-1953) became President upon the death of Franklin Roosevelt.

President Harry S. Truman (1945-1953) became President upon the death of Franklin Roosevelt.

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