Who was Herbert Hoover?
Concise Biography, History & Facts About President Herbert Hoover
Thirty-First President - Herbert Clark Hoover
Herbert Hoover Lifespan: 1874 - 1964
Born: August 10, 1874 in West Branch, Iowa
Herbert Hoover Education - Stanford University (graduated 1895)
Term as President - 1929-1933
Political Party - Republican
Religion - Quaker
Herbert Hoover, Military Experience - none
Name of Wife - Herbert Hoover was married to Lou Henry Hoover on February 10, 1899. They had 2 Children - Herbert Clark (1903–1969), Allan Henry (1907–1993)
Career of Herbert Hoover - Engineer, Politician, Statesman
Secretary of Commerce, 1921-23 (under Harding)
Secretary of Commerce, 1923-28 (under Coolidge)
Place of Death - Herbert Hoover died on October 20, 1964 in New York, New York
Herbert Hoover was buried in West Branch, Iowa
Next President: President F Delano Roosevelt
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President Herbert Hoover and the Constitution of the US (17th September,1787)
Information and Facts about any President of America is incomplete without explaining his role and his power in the government of the country. We have therefore included this section regarding the US Constitution. Under the U.S. Constitution the president is the head of state, the commander in chief of the armed forces and is also the chief executive of the federal government.
Facts about Eligibility
Article 2, Section 1, this section of the U.S. Constitution sets the requirements to hold office.
Facts about Term of Office
Following election he, and the Vice President, shall hold his office during the term of four years. ( The twenty-second amendment, which started with the inauguration of Dwight Eisenhower, limits the this to two terms)
President's Executive Oath of Office
"I do solemnly swear (or affirm) that I will faithfully execute the Office of President of the United States, and will to the best of my ability, preserve, protect and defend the Constitution of the United States."
United States Constitution, Article II, Section 1, Clause 8
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