Herbert Hoover

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Herbert Hoover was the 31st President of the United States and served from March 4, 1929 to March 4, 1933.
Hoover became an orphan at age nine. He was a self-made multi-millionaire. Hoover helped save millions from starvation after two worldwars.
In many's opinion, he was a good man and a great mover ofhumanitarian aid around the world but was not a great president.
because he got the most votes
Herbert Hoover is a former President of the United States. He was aQuaker . He was also a mining engineer and ran his own company.
One of the first things President Hoover did to combat the effectsof The Great Depression was to try to get the Federal Reserve Actrepealed. The Federal Reserve Act set limits on how much money theReserve could release into the economy.
President Herbert Hoover won a lot of awards, such awards thatPresident Herbert Hoover won was John Fritz Medal, Public Welfareaward, and the Hoover medal.
Some accomplishments of Herbert Hoover when he was president werethat he made laws for prison reform, he went after mobsters, and heset aside more land for National Parks. He also proclaimed the StarSpangled Banner to be the national anthem and doubled the number ofveteran's hospitals.
"rugged individualism" and "self-reliance."
Herbert Hoover was born in West Branch, Iowa, but its was last known that he was residing and died in New York, New York :)
President Herbert Hoover took office at his inauguration on March 4th, 1929. He served for one term, which lasted until March 4th, 1933.
Hoover was the head of the U.S. Food Administration, which handed out aid to war ravished nations
Herbert Hoover was the U. S. Food Administrator during World War Two and was also in Peking during the Boxer Rebellion, but no war occurred during his presidency.
Actually he didn't, he was against it during the great depression
Hoover did not believe it was the job of the national government to provide direct relief to those in need. That was the job of private charities, churches, and the state and local governments. He did believe in economic stimulus by providing aid to the banks, railroads, and corporations that drove...
At first President Poover tried to organize national optimism bysummoning business execs to DC to declare that conditions weresound and that there would not be wage cutting. When that did notwork (stop the depression), he became inactive for a while,trusting to the idea that it all would self...
Before he became known for his humanitarian efforts on the international stage, Hoover was an engineer. He received a degree in engineering and built his fortune as an engineer.
He was born in West Branch, Iowa
With the economy booming, public support for the Republican Party remained strong. When President Coolidge decided not to run for Re-Election in 1928, the party chose his secretary of commerce, Herbert Hoover, as its nominee.
He said slavery was wrong and should stop.
Hoover was in office when the depression hit. Also, as a Republican, he was tied to the economic policies of the two previous administrations, so many people felt that even if he was not totally responsible for bringing the depression on, it was his job to get the country out of it and he tried the...
His hair was brown and straight.
Hoover had straight brown hair.
yes he is on the front
Herbert Hoover never really had one home. he traveled the world as consulting mining engineer . However when they were not traveling Herbert Hoover lived in London. He also lived on the Stanford University campus where he had once been a student, for several years. His house on campus is now the...
In the 1912 election he defeated the Incumbent President William Howard Taft and the former President Theodore Roosevelt who ran as a Progressive. In the 1916 election he defeated Charles Hughes.
He believed that help for the needy should come mostly from private sources, their neighbors, their families and friends and from city , county and state governments. He did not think that well-fare was one of the duties of the federal government under the US Constitution.
Hoover did try and help the economic mess that began during his administration. He gave much of his money to charity and encouraged Americans to do the same. He broke with Republicans and did away with the taxes that had been placed on citizens during the Coolidge administration. He thought that...
the year when my balls dropped.
because he believed in laissez-faire which meant that the government doesnt interfere with public affairs
While not believing in charity by the government, Hoover did try and help the economic mess that began during his administration. He gave much of his money to charity and encouraged Americans to do the same. He broke with Republicans and did away with the taxes that had been placed on citizens...
Herbert Hoover is best known as the 31st president of the UnitedStates. He was in office during part of the Great Depression.
Yes there was. I once seen a fim of the massacre ordered by Hoover. I am looking for the Archive film. ___ In 1932 military Veterans and their families marched on Washington in what became known as the Bonus Protests. They wanted Congress to pass the Bonus Bill which would pay the Vets an...
Democrats blamed him for the great depression.
it could be newberg or iowa or both
He sent the U.S. army to chase them out of Washington D.C.
Anyone who rises to the position of President of the United States has to have lots of friends, allies, and, unfortunately, enemies.
Contrary to the popular thought, Hoover didn't accept any payment at all whilst in office, but he believed that the economy would fix itself and he also didn't want the gov't do everything for the people or they would become dependant on it. FDR created work programs and got people moving. He also...
I'm herbert the hoover herbie theme tune my herbie heart skips a beat
During his first few months as president, Hoover pushed Congress to set aside money for national park land, to reform prisons, and provide better education on American Indian reservations. He also urged Congress to pass the Agricultural Marketing Act, which helped farmers set up cooperatives,...
When told that Admiral Strauss had come to pay him a visit, Hoover said "Levi Strauss was one of my best friends."
No- not at all. The Democrat Al Smith was the one opposed to prohibition.
President Hoover established the President's Emergency Committee for Employment to coordinate efforts of local welfare agencies. No need to fear, ChaCha's here!
They were named after President Hoover because the American people blamed president hoover for their poverty and his lack of involvement
i dont know i need help with it
Franklin D. Roosevelt
Hoover ran for president in 1928 and again in 1932.
YES Herbert Hoover had a crocodile named Swampy and a bear namedClaws
correct answer is 0. It was a round office
This is in fact completely wrong. Hoover began the policies that Roosevelt continued. In fact, Roosevelt ran on the idea that Hoover's deficits were too high.
Herbert Hoover had a few jobs before becoming the 31st president ofthe United States. He was involved in many different humanitarianworks and involved in the Secretary of Commerce.
He felt private institutions and charities can do better than the government. He wasn't adamantly opposed to direct relief though. He believed in public works (division of public works created under Hoover), creating federal jobs for the unemployed (Hoover dam). Also he believed in relief to farmers...
Hoover was defeated in his bid for re-election in 1932 due to a bad economy and a clever campaign by his Democrat opponent, Franklin Roosevelt.
Herbert hoover won the election because he promised to improve conditions for farmers, reform immigration laws, and maintain America's isolationist foreign policy.
Herbert Hoover was president from 1928 to 1932 and is generallyblamed for the Depression, but the economic and social problemsthat led to the collapse of the stock market in October 1929 werefermenting during the presidencies of Harding and Coolidge.Generally speaking, Hoover was unfairly blamed for...
Herbert Hoover was not impeached. The only two presidents that were impeached are Andrew Johnson and Bill Clinton.
Hoover did NOT help! He tried to bail out banks and big business, and landed the US in a lengthy and painful depression. The Federal Reserve Bank was also a big culprit in bringing on the Great Depression.
He died of massive internal bleeding on October 20, 1964, at age 90in New York City, New York.
Yes, he was -- twice, his second wife being Nancy Miller.
The Secretary Of State under Herbert Hoover was Frank B. Kellogg, but he was soon replaced in Hoover's first year in office by Henry L. Stimson, who became famous for suggesting sanctions against Japan for its aggression in Manchuria during the 1930s.
Did president hoover donate his salary to charity? The answer is yes. I sware its true.. Written by joey
The actions taken by President Hoover to solve the wall street crash (the depression) were, to give loans to businesses to help them recover. The Reconstruction Finance corporation was developed in 1929 and planned to help companies, it was claimed a success by the businesses it helped. He also...
\n. \n. \nMr. Hoover (the first civilian test pilot to exceed Mach 1; NOT the U.S. President) flew out of Muroc Flight Test Center (1948), which was within what is now known as Edwards AFB, in California's Antelope Valley near the border between Kern and Los Angeles Counties.\n. \nIt is not IN a...
The government purchased surplus crops from farmers. A+
Well It Is Confusing But Franklin D Roosevelt And Herbert Hoover were Apparently Both Running During The Great Depression Or As They Called It "Falling On Hard Times".. -Gabby Fowler 9th Grade.
Herbert hoover did not die while he was in office. He died many years later at the age of 90, from internal bleeding.
John Calvin Coolidge was the president just before Hoover. John Calvin Coolidge Jr the 30th President of the United States.
His first job out of college was in a Nevada City, California, gold mine working 70- hours a week pushing mining carts and doing hard manual labor.
he told the miltitary to kick them out but they would move. .
He feared people would use alcohol to escape economic woes
Because He was against direct federal relief for the unemployed.
His degree at Stanford was in geology.
I might not be right but I do remember something about president hoover creating the federal farm board to raise the prices on farm goods. I may be wrong though it was a long time ago