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Herbert Hoover
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Herbert Hoover


: 10 August 1874


: Leo


: 20 October 1964


: 90 years


  • Herbert Clark Hoover was an American politician who served as the 31st President of the United States from 1929 to 1933
When was Herbert Hoover born?10 August 1874
When did Herbert Hoover die? / Died20 October 1964
How many years did Herbert Hoover live? / Lived90 years
Zodiac sign:Leo

 Herbert Hoover facts

  • A Republican, as Secretary of Commerce in the 1920s he introduced Progressive Era themes of efficiency in the business community and provided government support for standardization, efficiency and international trade
  • As president from 1929 to 1933, his ambitious programs were overwhelmed by the Great Depression, that seemed to get worse every year despite the increasingly large-scale interventions he made in the economy
  • He was defeated in a landslide in 1932 by Democrat Franklin D
  • Roosevelt, and spent the rest of his life as a conservative denouncing big government, liberalism and federal intervention in economic affairs, as Democrats repeatedly used his Depression record to attack conservatism and justify more regulation of the economy
  • He was a professional mining engineer and was raised as a Quaker
  • Hoover served as head of the U
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  • Food Administration during World War I, and became internationally known for humanitarian relief efforts in wartime Belgium
  • As the United States Secretary of Commerce in the 1920s he promoted partnerships between government and business
  • In the presidential election of 1928, Hoover easily won the Republican nomination, despite having no elected-office experience
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