Herbert Hoover was an American politician who served as the 31st President of the United States from 1929-1933. Prior to his presidency, he was Secretary of Commerce under President Coolidge. Hoover is best known for his efforts in leading the nation through the Great Depression, including providing relief to those affected while advocating for continued economic growth.
Herbert Hoover was the 31st President of the United States, born on August 10th, 1874, and died at the age of 90 on October 20th, 1964. He is best known for his efforts leading up to and during the Great Depression, and for a strong sense of humanitarianism and public service throughout his career in government.