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Washington, Harold

Born: 1922 AD
Died: 1987 AD
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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.