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Jimmy Hoffa

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Teamsters Union innovator from 1957 to 1971 who vanished mysteriously in 1975, and was officially declared deceased in 1982. He was greatly involved in structured criminal offense and in 1964 he was convicted of jury tampering, attempted bribery, and scams. He served because the innovator and organizer from the Teamsters union, an organization focused on furthering the privileges of grocery string workers and pickup truck drivers. Some state he was buried beneath the turf at Giants Stadium, but no proof that has have you been discovered. He got wedded to Josephine Poszywak in 1936, as well as the few had two kids together. Jack port Nicholson performed him within the 1992 film Hoffa.

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Full Name Jimmy Hoffa
Date Of Birth February 14, 1913
Died July 30, 1982, Bloomfield Township, Michigan, United States
Place Of Birth Brazil, IN
Profession Politician
Education University of Michigan Law School
Nationality American
Spouse Josephine Poszywak
Children James P. Hoffa, Barbara Ann Crancer
Parents John Hoffa, Viola Hoffa
Nominations Golden Globe Award for Best Actor – Motion Picture – Drama, Academy Award for Best Makeup and Hairstyling, Academy Award for Best Cinematography
Star Sign Aquarius

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#Fact
1NYC punk band Eleventh Hour's third album ("The Coney Island Death March") contains a song written about him titled "Jimmy Hoffa.".
2Disappeared on July 30, 1975 and was legally declared dead in 1982. The exact circumstances of his death have never been resolved.
3Two children: daughter Barbara (b. 1938) and son James (b. 1941)
4President of the International Brotherhood of Teamsters (1957-1971).


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TitleYearStatusCharacter
American Justice: Target - Mafia1993TV Mini-Series documentaryHimself
Dinah!1974TV SeriesHimself
The Dick Cavett Show1973TV SeriesHimself - Former Union Leader
Firing Line1972TV SeriesHimself - Guest
David Brinkley's Journal1963TV SeriesHimself - President of the Teamsters Union

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Archive Footage

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Marilyn Monroe: Murder on Fifth Helena DriveDocumentary filmingHimself
Jeopardy!2016TV SeriesHimself
Conspiracy2015TV Series documentaryHimself - General President of the International Brotherhood of Teamsters
America's Book of Secrets2013TV Series documentaryHimself
Ethel2012DocumentaryHimself
King Kennedy2011DocumentaryHimself
Kennedys' Home Movies2011TV Movie documentaryHimself
Mobsters2008TV SeriesHimself
Frame 313: The JFK Assassination Theories2008DocumentaryHimself - Teamster Leader
20 Most Shocking Unsolved Crimes2007TV Movie documentaryHimself - Missing Person
American Experience2005TV Series documentaryHimself
Bob Kennedy: L'homme qui voulait changer l'Amérique2003DocumentaryHimself
The Kennedys: The Curse of Power2000TV Movie documentaryHimself
Biography2000TV Series documentaryHimself / Homself
The Real Las Vegas1996TV Series documentaryHimself
American Justice1995-1996TV Series documentaryHimself
The Real Thing: The Making of 'Diana Kilmury: Teamster'1996TV Movie documentaryHimself
The Speeches of Robert F. Kennedy1995VideoHimself - Evades Questions from RFK
Beyond 'JFK': The Question of Conspiracy1992DocumentaryHimself (uncredited)
Frontline1992TV Series documentaryHimself
JFK1991Himself - Questioned by RFK (uncredited)
Say Goodbye to the President1985TV Movie documentaryHimself

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