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Thomas woodrow wilson was inaugurated as the 28th president of the united states on march 4, 1913 his two-term administration was among the most notable in us history the united states entered the first world war in 1917 during his second term and wilson played an international role in the negotiation of the. Woodrow wilson: life before the presidency by saladin thomas woodrow wilson—he would later drop his first name—was born on december 28, 1856, in the small southern town of staunton, virginia he helped organize the presbyterian church of the confederate states of america, in which he became a leader. Portrait, woodrow wilson woodrow wilson 28th president of the united states ( march 4, 1913 to march 3, 1921) nickname: schoolmaster in politics born: december 28, 1856, in staunton, virginia died: february 3, 1924, in washington, dc.
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Two years later he was elected president of the united states, led the country through world war i (1914–18) and was the primary architect of the league of nations early years stephen woodrow wilson was born in staunton, virginia, on december 28, 1856, the son of joseph and jeanie wilson his father was a.
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