Harry Truman

  • (noun): Elected Vice President in Roosevelt's 4th term; became 33rd President of the United States on Roosevelt's death in 1945 and was elected President in 1948; authorized the use of atomic bombs against Japan (1884-1972).
    Synonyms: Truman, Harry S Truman, President Truman

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