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The Presidency: Presidential Illness

President Woodrow Wilson after his stroke, June 1920

President Woodrow Wilson after his stroke, June 1920

Washington, DC
Sunday, April 6, 2014

How do presidential illnesses impact U.S. policies and politics? A panel of historians addresses this question by looking at the presidencies of Woodrow Wilson, FDR, Richard Nixon and LBJ. This event is from the symposium “Presidents and Their Crises: When Life Strikes the White House.” It was hosted by Southern Methodist University and the George W. Bush Presidential Library and Museum.

 

Updated: Monday, April 7, 2014 at 10:03am (ET)

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