Abzug, Bella

Born: 1920 AD
Died: 1998 AD
Nationality: American
Categories: Politicial Adviser

1920 – Born in New York City

 

1947 – Admitted to bar

 

1970 – Became nationally prominent in the early as an articulate advocate of women’s rights and as a leader of the House of Representatives anti-Vietnam War group

 

1971-1976 – Represented New York’s 19th and 20th districts in Congress

 

1972 – Wrote Bella! Ms. Abzug Goes to Washington

 

1976 – Wnsuccessful in a bid for the U.S. Senate

 

1978 – Was defeated in an attempt to reenter Congress

 

1977-1979 – (November-January) prominent in several women’s political organizations

 

                     – Co-chairwoman of the President’s National Advisory Committee on Women

 

                     – She returned to the private practice of law in New York City

 

1984 – Gender Gap: Bella Abzug’s Guide to political Power for American Women