Harry S. Truman was a former President of the United States.
Truman was one of few Presidents to survive an assassination attempt while in office, along with Andrew Jackson, Franklin D. Roosevelt, Gerald Ford, Ronald Reagan, and David Palmer.
For state business, President Truman traveled aboard a C-118 Liftmaster, dubbed Independence. (24: The Ultimate Guide)
Truman once suggested that ex-Presidents act as senators-at-large, with a presence but no vote in Congress. (24: Redemption · D.C. Times article)
Background information and notes
- Harry S. Truman (May 8, 1884 - December 26, 1972) was the 33rd President of the United States, serving from 1945 to 1953.