J. Edgar Hoover

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J. Edgar Hoover [r]: (1895-1972) Long-term director of the Federal Bureau of Investigation (1924-1972); revolutionized its law enforcement but amassed great political power through surveillance and investigative files; fervent anti-communist [e]

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