Timeline of the presidency of Herbert Hoover

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Presidency of Herbert Hoover
President Hoover portrait.jpg
In office
March 4, 1929 – March 4, 1933
Preceded byCoolidge presidency
Succeeded byF. D. Roosevelt presidency
Other information
SeatWhite House, Washington, D.C.
Political partyRepublican

The presidency of Herbert Hoover began on March 4, 1929, and ended on March 4, 1933, when Franklin D. Roosevelt was inaugurated as 32nd President of the United States.

1929[edit]

  • March 4Inauguration of Herbert Hoover
  • July 27 - President Hoover forwards a statement to the White House, expressing appreciation for the debt funding agreement in the French debt settlement.[1]
  • July 28 - President Hoover returns to Washington, D.C..[2]
  • July 29 - President Hoover addresses the first meeting of a conference on child health and protection planning committee.[3]
  • October 24 - Wall Street Crash of 1929 begins.

1930[edit]

1931[edit]

1932[edit]

1933[edit]

  • January 23 - The Twentieth Amendment to the United States Constitution moved the beginning and ending of the terms of the president and vice president from March 4 to January 20, and of members of Congress from March 4 to January 3. It also has provisions that determine what is to be done when there is no president-elect.[10]
  • March 4 – Franklin D. Roosevelt is inaugurated as the 32nd President of the United States.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Hoover Praises Settlement of French War Debt". Chicago Tribune. July 28, 1929.
  2. ^ "Hoover Ends Outing, Remains Silent As To Army Reorganization". Chicago Tribune. July 29, 1929.
  3. ^ "Hoover Starts Child Health Group to Work". Chicago Tribune. July 30, 1929.
  4. ^ ch. 497, 46 Stat. 590, June 17, 1930, see 19 U.S.C. § 1654
  5. ^ "Building of Hoover Dam begins - Jul 07, 1930 - HISTORY.com". HISTORY.com. Retrieved 2017-02-25.
  6. ^ ""Star-Spangled Banner" Is Now Official Anthem". The Washington Post. March 5, 1931. p. 3.
  7. ^ "Chancellor's Commons Speech". Freetheplanet.net. Archived from the original on 2012-07-09. Retrieved 2012-07-09.
  8. ^ Eichengreen, Barry J. (September 15, 2008). Globalizing Capital: A History of the International Monetary System. Princeton University Press. pp. 61–. ISBN 978-0-691-13937-1. Retrieved November 23, 2010.
  9. ^ Officer, Lawrence. "Breakdown of the Interwar Gold Standard". Eh.net. Archived from the original on November 24, 2005. Retrieved 2012-07-09.
  10. ^ Constitution of the United States: Amendments 11-27 Archives.gov. Retrieved October 7, 2011

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