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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The 35-year-old will be playing John Edgar Hoover in Clint Eastwood's J Edgar which will be released later this week.
The 37-year-old actor plays John Edgar Hoover in the Clint Eastwood's movie, which will be released later this week.
Of what organisation was John Edgar Hoover headmaster?
Pudo ser por la decepcion que le causo a Felt que Nixon no lo nombrara como director del FBI para sustituir al legendario y controvertido John Edgar Hoover que duro 48 anos en el cargo, desde 1924 hasta su muerte en 1972.
It became the Bureau of Investigations and then the FBI in 1935, and its first director was the contentious character John Edgar Hoover.