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President Hoover inaugurated in 1929


WASHINGTON, D.C. (KWWL) -- Iowa native Herbert Hoover was inaugurated as 31st President of the United States March 4, 1929. Hoover received 58% of the vote running against Al Smith.

President Hoover served four years in office. He lost reelection to Franklin Roosevelt.

Herbert Hoover was born in West Branch. That's the site of his presidential library and museum.

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