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Hoover, John Edgar (J. Edgar Hoover)

Born: 1895 AD
Died: 1972 AD, at 77 years of age.

Nationality: American
Categories: Law Enforcer


US criminologist, lawyer, and law enforcement administrator


director of FBI 1924-1972


Page last updated: 3:29am, 25th Jul '06

  • "Above all, I would teach him to tell the truth ... Truth-telling, I have found, is the key to responsible citizenship. The thousands of criminals I have seen in 40 years of law enforcement have had one thing in common: Every single one was a liar."