The Roosevelts

A Strong and Active Faith (1944-1962)

Passport Season 1 Episode 7 | 1h 51m 33s Video has closed captioning.

Frail and failing but determined to see the war through to victory, FDR wins re-election and begins planning for a peaceful postwar world, but a cerebral hemorrhage kills him at 63. After her husband’s death, Eleanor Roosevelt proves herself a shrewd politician and a skilled negotiator in her own right, as well as a champion of civil rights, civil liberties and the United Nations.

Aired: 09/20/14

Expires: 09/14/21

Rating: TV-PG

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Funding is provided by Bank of America; CPB; Mr. Jack C. Taylor; The Arthur Vining Davis Foundations; The NEH; Rosalind P. Walter; PBS and members of The Better Angels Society, …