Harry Hopkins

Politician + 8th United States Secretary of Commerce
Born Aug 17, 1890

Harry Lloyd Hopkins was an advisor to U.S. President Franklin Delano Roosevelt. He was one of the architects of the New Deal, especially the relief programs of the Works Progress Administration (WPA), which he directed and built into the largest employer in the country. In World War II he was Roosevelt's chief diplomatic advisor and troubleshooter and was a key policy maker in the $50 billion Lend Lease program that sent aid to the Allied nations.… Read More

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1890 Birth Born in 1890.


1946 56 Years Old Hopkins died in New York City on January 29, 1946, at the age of 55. … Read More
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