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Franklin D. Roosevelt - A Governor

Time: Tuesday Jan 1, 1929

Place: New York, U.S.

Details: Franklin D. Roosevelt was elected governor of New York in 1928 and served from 1 January 1929 until his election as President of the United States in 1932. His term as governor provided him with a high-visibility position in which to prove himself as well as provide a major base from which to launch a bid for the presidency.



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January 1929

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Mao Zedong-Mao and Zhu evacuated The Base
Jan, 1929 - Jiangxi, China
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1929 - New York, U.S.
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Ho Chi Minh
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