Harold Washington American politician
Harold Washington is a 65 years old American politician Harold Washington was born on April 15, 1922 (died on November 25, 1987, he was 65 years old) in .
Harold Washington ; April 15 1922 – November 25 1987) was an American lawyer politician and elected in 1983 as the 51st Mayor of Chicago. He was the first African-American Mayor of Chicago serving from 1983 until his death in 1987. He was also a member of the U. S. House of Representatives from 1981 to 1983 representing the Illinois first district and also previously served in the Illinois State Senate and the Illinois House of Representatives.
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No, he died on 11/25/1987, 34 years ago. He was 65 years old when he died. Cause of death: myocardial infarction. He died in Chicago and buried in Oak Woods Cemetery .
Awarded Chicago Gay and Lesbian Hall of Fame in 2006 .
Harold Washington zodiac sign was aries.
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|AlmaMater||Roosevelt University, Northwestern University School of Law, DuSable High School|
|Battle||World War II, Pacific War|
|Place of death||Chicago|
|Party||Democratic Party (United States)|
|Region||Illinois, Illinois's 1st congressional district|
|Cause of death||Myocardial Infarction|
|Military rank||First Sergeant|
|Name in native language||Harold Washington|
|Family name||Washington. Show people with the surname Washington|
|Date of death||1987-11-25T00:00:00Z|
|Conflict||World War II|
|Manner of death||Natural Causes|
|Place of burial||Oak Woods Cemetery|
|Ethnic group||African Americans|
|Position held||Member Of The Illinois House Of Representatives|
|Political party||Democratic Party|
|Languages spoken, written or signed||English|
|Sex or gender||Male|
|Country of citizenship||United States Of America|