president truman :
- n 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)
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Flag Day was first proclaimed by President Wilson in 1916 to commemorate the adoption of the stars and stripes as the American flag on June 14, 1777. Thirty years later, President Truman signed an Act of Congress designating June 14 annual National Flag Day.
June 17, 2013 - Silver City Sun-News