Tag Archives: Inauguration

FDR’s Four Historic Inaugurations

By Paul M. Sparrow, director Franklin D. Roosevelt Presidential Library and Museum Franklin D. Roosevelt is the only person who will ever have FOUR presidential inaugurations (thanks to the 22nd Amendment.) And each and every one of his inaugurations was … Continue reading

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From the Museum

80th Anniversary – Franklin D. Roosevelt’s 1933 Presidential Inauguration Eighty years ago, on March 4, 1933, Franklin D. Roosevelt was inaugurated as President of the United States for the first time. As he approached the rostrum to take the oath … Continue reading

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Found in the Archives

75th Anniversary of FDR’s Second Inaugural and a New Inauguration Day January 20, 2012 marks the 75th anniversary of Franklin Roosevelt’s Second Inaugural Address. It also marks the first time that a president was sworn in on January 20th, the … Continue reading

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FDR Fun Fact

This past Friday was March 4th, the 78th anniversary of FDR’s First Inauguration in 1933.  FDR was the last president sworn in on March 4th because the 20th Amendment to the Constitution, which was ratified on January 23, 1933, changed inauguration date … Continue reading

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This Week in Roosevelt History: March 1-7

March 4, 1933: FDR is inaugurated as the 32nd President of the United States. *********** Did you know….. On March 5, 1934, FDR outlined a program to create one million new jobs. He told a Washington audience of business and … Continue reading

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This Week in Roosevelt History: January 15-21

January 20, 1941: FDR’s third presidential inauguration. FDR’s Third Inauguration. January 20, 1941 FDR Library Photo Collection. NPx. 48-22:3868(561).

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This Week in Roosevelt History: March 1-7

March 4, 1933: FDR is inaugurated as the 32nd President of the United States.

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