Letters, Dec. 23, 1935

Man of the Year


A subscriber—"From the beginning of TIME" —I want to nominate President Franklin D. Roosevelt as ''Man of the Year''

Battling triumphantly with a relentless fate, he has had to meet and solve the most momentous questions that have ever confronted the American people.


Butler, Pa.

Franklin Roosevelt was Man of 1932, Man of 1934.—ED.


For ''Man of the Year'' I wish to nominate the man responsible for America's continued peaceful attitude, the soother of all worries of foreign powers involving us in war. . . . Secretary of...

Want the full story?

Subscribe Now


Get TIME the way you want it

  • One Week Digital Pass — $4.99
  • Monthly Pay-As-You-Go DIGITAL ACCESS$2.99
  • One Year ALL ACCESSJust $30!   Best Deal!
    Print Magazine + Digital Edition + Subscriber-only Content on TIME.com

Learn more about the benefits of being a TIME subscriber

If you are already a subscriber sign up — registration is free!