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James Roosevelt (1907–1991)

James Roosevelt, the son of Franklin Delano Roosevelt, the 32nd president of the United States, and his wife Eleanor Roosevelt, was born on December 23, 1907 in New York City. The oldest son, he was the second of the Roosevelts' six children, only five of whom survived to adulthood; their third child, named Franklin, Jr. (as was their fifth child ... See full bio »

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 1941 Alabamy Bound (executive producer)
 1941 Abercrombie Had a Zombie (Short) (executive producer)
 1941 Pot o' Gold (producer)
 1941 Easy Street (Short) (executive producer)
 1941 I Don't Want to Set the World on Fire (Short) (executive producer)
 1941 Lazybones (Short) (executive producer - uncredited)
 1941 Merry-Go-Roundup (Short) (executive producer)
 1941 Yes, Indeed! (Short) (executive producer)
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Other Works:

Biography (w/Sidney Shalett)): "Affectionarly, FDR: A Son's Story of a Lonely Man", 1959. See more »

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2 Portrayals | See more »

Alternate Names:

Congressman James Roosevelt | Major Roosevelt


6' 4" (1.93 m)

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His first wife, Betsey Cushing, divorced him to marry John Hay Whitney. See more »

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