Herbert Hoover Bio, Wiki, Age, Height, DOB(Famous Birthday), Family, Wife, Net Worth

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Herbert Hoover (Herbert Clark Hoover)

Last Updated: 08 May, 2024 | Views: 264

Age: 90

Profession: Historical Men

Other Profession(s): Engineer, Politician

Famous For: 31st President of the United States

Higher Education: Stanford University (BS)

Herbert Hoover Birth Date, Sign, Religion, Nationality, Hometown

Date of Birth
10 Aug, 1874 (90 Years 02 Months 10 Days)

Birth Country
United States

Birth State/Province
Iowa

Birth District
West Branch

Birth Sign
Leo

Religion
Christianity

Nationalities
American

Died on
20 Oct, 1964

Cause of Death
Heart Attack

Herbert Hoover Early life, Education, Career, Awards, Achievements, Controversy, Unknown Facts

About (Profile/Biography)
Herbert Hoover, a successful political leader, was the 31st President of the U.S., serving from 1929 to 1933. Herbert Hoover was a member of the Republican Party and was previously a successful mining engineer, businessman, and government administrator. Hoover is best known for his presidency during the Great Depression, a time of widespread economic hardship, high unemployment, and severe poverty. Despite his efforts to revive the economy, including the creation of the Reconstruction Finance Corporation, Hoover was unable to stem the tide of the Great Depression, and his presidency is often remembered for its failures in addressing the economic crisis.
Herbert Hoover Career:
Herbert Hoover Political Party: Republican Party
Mining Engineer: Hoover was a successful mining engineer working in Australia, China, and Russia.
Businessman: He established a successful consulting business, which provided him with financial independence.
U.S. Food Administrator: During World War I, Hoover served as the U.S. Food Administrator, responsible for managing food supplies and distribution.
Secretary of Commerce: Under Presidents Warren G. Harding and Calvin Coolidge, Hoover served as the Secretary of Commerce and was known for his efforts to modernize the department and promote business interests.
Head of American Relief Administration: After World War I, Hoover led the American Relief Administration, which fed millions of Europeans and helped to restore stability to the war-torn region.
Presidential Candidate: Hoover was the Republican nominee for President in 1928 and won the election in a landslide victory.
Herbert Hoover family:
Herbert Hoover was married to Lou Henry Hoover, whom he met while they were both students at Stanford University. They have two children together, Herbert Jr. (son) and Allan Henry (daughter). 
Herbert Hoover Death:
He passed away on October 20, 1964, at the age of 90, in New York City, due to a heart attack.
 

Herbert Hoover Height, Weight, Eye Color, Hair

Height (Approx.)
In Centimeters 182 cm
In Meters 1.82 m
In feet & Inches 6'0"

Weight (Approx.)
In Kilograms 80 Kg
In Pounds 176 lbs

Eye Color
Black

Hair Color
Gray

Herbert Hoover Family, Parents, Kids, Father, Mother, Children

Father's Name
Jesse Hoover

Mother's Name
Hulda Hoover

Spouse
Lou Henry Hoover

Brother(s)
Theodore Jesse Hoover

Sister(s)
Mary Hoover

Son(s)
Herbert Hoover Jr.

Daughter(s)
Allan Henry

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