Franklin Delano Roosevelt
"The only thing we have to fear is fear itself"
FDR growing up
Franklin Roosevelt was born in Hyde Park, New York on January 30, 1882. Roosevelts parents James and Sara Roosevelt private tutored FDR until 1896 when he started to attend Groton. Groton was a Prestigious preparatory school in Massachusetts then graduated and continued to Harvard where he gained a BA in history. Roosevelt went on to study law at Columbia University in New York. He later passed the bar in 1907, then went on to practice at a very prominent law firm in New York. he didn't enter the world of politics till 1910 when he was elected to the senate for New York as a democrat.