In Warm Springs, Georgia, on 12 April 1945, President Roosevelt, the 32nd President of the United States, died after suffering a stroke – he was aged 63.
To mark the day, here are two historical newspaper articles that report on the death of ‘4-term Roosevelt’.
Western Morning News – Friday 13 April 1945
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Dundee Courier – Saturday 14 April 1945
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