BirthdayMarch 29, 1874
BirthplaceWaterloo, USA

Celebrity biographies

  1. About Lou Henry Hoover

    Full name: Lou Henry Hoover
    Also known as: Lou Henry, Henry, Lou
    Professions: First Lady of the United States

  2. Lou Henry Hoover Death information

    Died: Friday, 7th of January, 1944 (Age: 69)
    Death cause: heart attack

  3. Lou Henry Hoover Biography

    Lou Henry Hoover (March 29, 1874 – January 7, 1944) was the wife of President of the United States Herbert Hoover and served as First Lady from 1929 to 1933.Marrying her engineer husband in 1899, she traveled widely with him, including to Shanghai, China, and became a cultivated scholar and linguist. A proficient Chinese speaker, she is the only First Lady to have spoken an Asian language. She oversaw construction of the presidential retreat at Rapidan Camp in Madison County, Virginia. She was the first First Lady to make regular, nationwide radio broadcasts to the American public.

  4. Lou Henry Hoover Family

    Spouse: Herbert Hoover

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