First inauguration of Harry S. Truman

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Truman being sworn in as president, April 12, 1945

Harry S. Truman was inaugurated as the 33rd President of the United States on April 12, 1945. This was the beginning of Truman's first term as President.[1]

This inauguration happened after the sudden death of President Franklin D. Roosevelt.

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  1. "Eleanor and Harry: The Correspondence of Eleanor Roosevelt and Harry S. Truman". Truman Library. Retrieved 2007-07-26.