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Hoover may refer to:



  • The Hoover Company, a manufacturer of appliances, especially vacuum cleaners
  • Hoover Institution, a public-policy think tank at Stanford University founded by Herbert Hoover, later US president
  • Hoover League, created by the Republican Party to campaign for the re-election of U.S. president Herbert Hoover
  • D&B Hoovers, a business information company based in Austin, Texas, US


  • Hoover J. Wright (1928–2003), American football and track and field coach
  • Hoover Orsi (born 1978), Brazilian race car driver
  • J. Edgar Hoover (1895-1972) The first Director of the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI)

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