Fun Fact: When A Popular President’s Son Couldn’t Win a Governorship

In 1950, FDR’s son James Roosevelt lost in a landslide against Earl Warren for the race of Governor of California.

Hyde Park on Hudson (2012 Film) Review

I don’t exactly recall how I stumbled upon Hyde Park on Hudson, but I was intrigued as the movie featured President Franklin Roosevelt and the British monarch King George VI. FDR was one of my favorite presidents and I enjoyed The King’s Speech film which told the story about George VI’s struggles as a monarch….

Fun Fact: 2nd Bill of Rights

In 1944 President Franklin D. Roosevelt proposed a 2nd Bill of Rights for Americans. Some of the things he wanted to be included was a right to be employed with a living wage, a right to education, a right to food/clothing, a right to health care, a right to social security, and freedom from monopolies….

Fun Fact: Little White House in Georgia

When not in Washington D.C., President Franklin D. Roosevelt would stay in Warm Springs, Georgia. Often living in a modest home nicknamed the Little White House. FDR would later pass away there in 1945.

Fun Fact: FDR Stamp Collection

In his spare time, President Franklin Delano Roosevelt was an avid stamp collector. He showed great pride in his collection, with many from all over the world.