US 1965 President Herbert Clark Hoover 5c. Scott. 1269

US 1965 President Herbert Clark Hoover 5c. Scott. 1269

Series: Herbert Hoover Issue

Stamp details: President Herbert Clark Hoover (1874-1964)

Issued date: 10-08-1965 (dd/mm/yyyy)
Face value: 5c.

Emission: Commemorative
Watermark: No Watermark

Catalogue No:-
Scott (USA): 1269
Stanley Gibbons (UK): 1251
Michel (Germany): 885
Yvert et Tellier (France): 786

Dimensions (height x width):
40mm x 25mm

Printer: Bureau of Engraving and Printing
Print Method: Rotary press

Stamp Colors: Pink red
Perforation: Perf 10 x 11

Themes: Famous People, Head of State

Total print: 114,840,000 (estimate)

Description: Herbert Clark Hoover (1874-1964) was an American politician and engineer who served as the 31st president of the United States from 1929 to 1933 and a member of the Republican Party, holding office during the onset of the Great Depression. Before serving as president, Hoover led the Commission for Relief in Belgium, served as the director of the U.S. Food Administration, and served as the third U.S. secretary of commerce.