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Herbert Hoover (I) (1874–1964)

Herbert Hoover was born on March 10, 1874 in West Branch, Iowa. His family were devout Quakers. At age eight, Hoover was orphaned and was sent to live with relatives. They showed him little affection, but taught him the importance of hard work and industry. In 1891, Hoover entered Stanford University's School of Engineering, graduating in 1895. ... See full bio »

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 1960 Person to Person (TV Series documentary)
- Episode #7.31 (1960) ... Himself
 1954 See It Now (TV Series documentary)
 1946 Amerikka auttaa (Documentary short)
 1931 Hearst Metrotone News Vol. 3 #220 (Documentary short)
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 1917 Public Be Damned
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Grand Marshal, Tournament of Roses parade See more »

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1 Biographical Movie | 13 Print Biographies | 5 Portrayals | See more »


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Through baseball we channel boys desire for exercise and let off their explosive violence without letting them get into the police court. See more »


Contrary to popular belief, he was not related to J. Edgar Hoover. See more »


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