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United States presidential election ofAmerican presidential election held on Nov. 2,in which Democratic Pres. Harry S. Truman defeated Republican Thomas E. Dewey. The roots of the election date towhen Pres. Franklin D. Roosevelt decided to run for an unprecedented third.
US President in The President in the year was Harry S. Truman. He was the 33rd President of the United States. He took office on April 12, and left office on January 20.