Definition of Harry s truman
1. 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).
Generic synonyms: Chief Executive, President, President Of The United States, United States President
Lexicographical Neighbors of Harry S Truman
Literary usage of Harry s truman
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Presidents of the United States of America by Frank Freidel (1994)
"THIRTY-THIRD PRESIDENT 1945-1953 DURING HIS FEW WEEKS as Vice President, Harry S. Truman scarcely saw President Roosevelt, and received no briefing on the ..."
2. Tobacco Policy Making in California 2001-2003: No Longer Finishing First edited by Jeffrey Archer, Simon Bainbridge (2003)
"OBJECTIVES: To honor former President harry s truman through the operation of an ... The nomination and supporting information for the harry s truman ..."
3. Compendium of Budget Accounts: Fiscal Year 2001 by Toni Wehman (2000)
"Title (Dollars In Millions) 502 Higher education Bureau: Harry S. Truman ... Account 95-8296 5O2 Harry S. Truman memorial scholarship trust fund (AU) Act. ..."