John Edgar Hoover

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

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It became the Bureau of Investigations and then the FBI in 1935, and its first director was the contentious character John Edgar Hoover.
Sixty-five years ago this month, FBI Director John Edgar Hoover introduced the FBI Law Enforcement Bulletin to the criminal justice community in a letter that appeared in the October 1935 issue.