A bowling alley was installed in the White House for which U.S. President?

A bowling alley was installed in the White House for which U.S. President?




Harry S. Truman

Answer: One of the most exclusive two-lane bowling alleys in America, the Harry S.




Truman Bowling Alley entertains thousands of White House staffers and their guests each year. The first White House bowling alley was originally built on the ground floor of the West Wing as a birthday gift to President Truman in 1947. In 1955, the lanes were moved from the West Wing’s basement to the Eisenhower Executive Office Building. President Richard Nixon was the most avid of the presidential bowlers, spending as many as four hours at a time rolling games.

Harry S. Truman was an American politician who served as the 33rd President of the United States, assuming the office upon the death of Franklin D. Roosevelt during the waning months of World War II.




Born: 8 May 1884, Lamar, Missouri, United States
Died: 26 December 1972, Kansas City, Missouri, United States
Party: Democratic Party
Presidential term: 12 April 1945 – 20 January 1953
Spouse: Bess Truman (m. 1919–1972)
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