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United States lawyer who was director of the FBI for 48 years (1895-1972)

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ELECTRIFYING above and right, DiCaprio as J Edgar Hoover
DiCaprio plays a cross-dressing FBI chief J Edgar Hoover in his latest flick 'J Edgar'.
National Law Enforcement Museum (the museum), an initiative of the National Law Enforcement Officers Memorial Fund, a private non-profit organisation dedicated to honouring service and sacrifice of law enforcement officers of US, has acquired collections of objects related to the life and work of FBI Director, J Edgar Hoover.
Former fbi director J Edgar Hoover drew up a list of Americans he suspected of being disloyal and put forward a plan to have them arrested, newly declassified papers have revealed.
Former FBI director J Edgar Hoover drew up a list of thousands of Americans he suspected of being disloyal and put forward a plan to have them arrested, newly declassified papers reveal.
Said Eddie: "I believe J Edgar Hoover told JFK's brother Robert that the murder had been carried out by the Mafia.
The elite bureau, once headed by the legendary J Edgar Hoover, is both feared and respected in the US.
Lucky then that the man who was Dirty Harry is at the helm of this ambitious biopic of FBI colossus J Edgar Hoover.
Competition arrives, however, in the shape of this deathly dull biopic of J Edgar Hoover.
Music Middlesbrough Little Theatre Company takes to the stage with their latest production, Willy Russell's epic tale of Liverpool life, Blood Brothers, Wednesday to Saturday, Middlesbrough Theatre Music Stranglers legend Hugh Cornwell is on Teesside next week to dispel the myth there are No More Heroes ARC, Stockton, Thursday Music Former Seahorses frontman Chris Helme plays an intimate solo set on Teesside Medicine Bar, Middlesbrough, tonight Film J Edgar Hoover is played with gusto by Leonardo DiCaprio in Clint Eastwood's film J Edgar (15) Cineworld & Showcase Walk The upper reaches of the River Tees have any number of dramatic settings, but perhaps the finest of all are to be found between Whorlton and Abbey Bridge, left Whorlton - 6' miles