Today (May 8th) is the birthday of Missouri President Harry S. Truman. President Truman was born on May 8, 1884, in Lamar, Missouri. He was the son of John and Martha Truman.
President & Mrs. Truman on his famous Whistle Stop Tour, October 6, 1948 (photo credit: America.gov).
President Harry S. Truman (photo credit: CIA Library).
President Truman died on December 26, 1972.