Following the unprecedented four elected terms of President Franklin Roosevelt, on Feb. 27, 1951, the 22nd Amendment to the Constitution was signed. This amendment, passed during the Truman Presidency, limited presidents to two terms, with no option for reelection.
Today In History- February 27
The 22nd Amendment to the U.S. Constitution, limiting Presidents to two terms, is ratified.
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22nd Amendment limits presidential terms.
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