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Washington, Harold

Born: 1922 AD
Died: 1987 AD
Nationality: American
Categories: Mayors, Politicial Adviser

1922 – Harold Lee Washington was born 15th of April.


Graduated from DuSable High School, Washington.


1949 – Graduated at Roosevelt College (now Roosevelt University), with a B.A. degree.


1965 – Elected as a Democratic representative to the Illinois state legislature,


1976 – Served as State Senator.


1980 – Elected to the U.S. House of Representatives.


1983-1987 – He became the Mayor of Chicago.(1st black Chicago mayor)


1987 – On 25th of November Washington died of a heart attack in his office.