November 8, 1932 in History

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Events in History


Electoral defeatElection of Interest

Amidst the Great Depression, Democrat candidate Franklin D. Roosevelt is elected President of the United States, defeating Republican incumbent Herbert Hoover

32nd US President Franklin D. Roosevelt
32nd US President
Franklin D. Roosevelt

Birthdays in History

  • Ben[jamin William] Bova, American sci-fi author (Exiled from Earth)
  • Richard E Lawyer, astronaut, born in Los Angeles, California