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Franklin D. Roosevelt, Jr.

AKA Franklin Delano Roosevelt, Jr.

Born: 17-Aug-1914
Birthplace: Campobello Island, New Brunswick, Canada
Died: 17-Aug-1988
Location of death: Poughkeepsie, NY
Cause of death: Cancer - Lung
Remains: Buried, St. James Episcopal Church, Hyde Park, NY

Gender: Male
Race or Ethnicity: White
Sexual orientation: Straight
Occupation: Politician
Party Affiliation: Democratic [1]

Nationality: United States
Executive summary: Congressman from New York, 1949-55

Military service: US Navy Reserve (1941-46)


[1] Elected as a member of the Liberal Party, became a Democrat on 3 January 1951.

Father: Franklin D. Roosevelt (US President, b. 30-Jan-1882, d. 12-Apr-1945)
Mother: Eleanor Roosevelt (First Lady, b. 11-Oct-1884, d. 7-Nov-1962)
Sister: Anna Eleanor Roosevelt (b. 3-May-1906, d. 1-Dec-1975)
Brother: James Roosevelt (US Congressman, b. 23-Dec-1907, d. 13-Aug-1991)
Brother: Franklin Delano Roosevelt Jr. (1st, d. 1909 in infancy)
Brother: Elliott Roosevelt (b. 23-Sept-1910, d. 27-Oct-1990)
Brother: John Aspinwall Roosevelt (b. 13-Mar-1916, d. 27-Apr-1981)
Wife: Ethel Du Pont (heiress, m. 30-Jun-1937, div. 2-May-1949, d. 25-May-1965 suicide, two sons)
Son: Franklin Delano Roosevelt III (b. 1938)
Son: Christopher du Pont Roosevelt (b. 1941)
Wife: Suzanne Perrin (m. 31-Aug-1949, div. 1970)
Wife: Felicia Schiff Warburg Sarnoff (m. 1-Jul-1970, div. 1976)
Wife: Patricia Luisa Oakes (m. 6-May-1977, div. 1981)
Wife: Linda McKay Stevenson Weicker (m. 3-Mar-1984, until his death)

    High School: Groton School (1933)
    University: Harvard University (1937)
    University: University of Virginia Law School (1940)

    Equal Employment Opportunity Commission Chairman (1965-66)
    US Commerce Department Undersecretary of Commerce (1963-65)
    Roosevelt and Freiden Partner
    US Congressman, New York 20th (17-May-1949 to 3-Jan-1955)
    Roosevelt and Freiden Partner
    Purple Heart
    Silver Star


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