Jimmy Hoffa (1913–1975)

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Jimmy Hoffa was born on February 14, 1913 in Brazil, Indiana, USA as James Riddle Hoffa. He was married to Josephine Poszywak. He died on July 30, 1975 in Bloomfield Hills, Michigan, USA. See full bio »

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Known For

David Brinkley's Journal Self - President of the Teamsters Union
Dinah! Self
Firing Line Self - Guest


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 1993 American Justice: Target - Mafia (TV Mini-Series documentary)
 1974 Dinah! (TV Series)
- Episode #1.5 (1974) ... Self
 1974 The Mike Douglas Show (TV Series)
- Episode #13.142 (1974) ... Self
 1973 The Dick Cavett Show (TV Series)
Self - Former Union Leader
- Episode dated 31 October 1973 (1973) ... Self - Former Union Leader
 1972 Firing Line (TV Series)
Self - Guest
- James R. Hoffa (1972) ... Self - Guest
 1963 David Brinkley's Journal (TV Series)
Self - President of the Teamsters Union
- Portrait in Depth (1963) ... Self - President of the Teamsters Union
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Other Works:

Was lead guest on the daytime program "One O'Clock Club", interviewed by Dorothy Fuldheim, other guests included folksinger Josh White and the Joe Howard Trio.

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1 Biographical Movie | 6 Portrayals | 2 Interviews | 2 Articles | 2 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

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In the ten years I was president of the Teamsters, I had raised the membership from eight hundred thousand to more than two million and made it the largest single labor union in the world. See more »


He never drank alcohol and he never smoked. See more »

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