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The Presidents of the Roaring Twenties Part 1 | The Rise of Warren G. Harding

January 22, 2024
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In 1920, Warren G. Harding was elected president in one of the greatest landslides in American history. His margin of victory* over his opponent James Cox exceeded those of Franklin D. Roosevelt, Dwight D. Eisenhower, John F. Kennedy, Ronald Reagan, and Barack Obama. In this episode, we explore how this former newspaperman rose to become a popular figure and the 29th president of the United States.

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Host: Richard Lim
Producer: Michael Neal
Artist: Nip Rogers,

*In terms of popular vote percentage.

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