Herbert Hoover was born on August 10, 1874, in West Branch, Iowa. His father, Jesse Hoover, was a blacksmith and farm implement store owner of German, Swiss, and English ancestry. Hoover's mother, Hulda Randall Minthorn, was raised in Norwich, Ontario, Canada, before moving to Iowa in 1859.
Herbert Clark Hoover (West Branch (Iowa), 10 augustus 1874 – New York, 20 oktober 1964) was de 31e president van de Verenigde Staten van 1929 tot 1933. Daarvoor was Hoover al beroemd door zijn humanitaire acties tijdens de Eerste Wereldoorlog, in het bijzonder door voedselhulp aan het bezette België.
The Herbert Hoover Presidential Museum is now open daily to the public for viewing of the permanent galleries on the life and times of Herbert Hoover, tickets are available in person or online. The Research Room is open to the public Monday through Friday, 9:00-12:00, and 12:30-4:15.
29/10/2009 · Herbert Hoover (1874-1964), America’s 31st president, took office in 1929, the year the U.S. stock market crashed, plunging the country into the Great Depression. Although his predecessors ...
Herbert Clark Hoover urodził się 10 sierpnia 1874 w West Branch, jako syn kowala Jesse’ego Clarka Hoovera i pastorki Huldy Randall Minthor. Przyszły prezydent w wieku ośmiu lat został sierotą, a nim i jego rodzeństwem zaopiekowali się wujowie i ciocie mieszkający na pobliskich farmach.
Herbert Hoover's tenure as the 31st president of the United States began on his inauguration on March 4, 1929, and ended on March 4, 1933. Hoover, a Republican, took office after a landslide victory in the 1928 presidential election over Democrat Al Smith of New York.
28/01/2019 · Herbert Hoover was the thirty-first president of the United States. He was born on August 11, 1874, in West Branch, Iowa. Here are ten key facts to know about Herbert Hoover, who he was as a person and his tenure as president.