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1948 – Born in Goplagani, Bihar on the 11th of June.   1970 – He led the student movement inspired by Jai Prakash Narayan.   1973 – On the 1st of June, he was married to Rabri Devi, who also went on to become the Chief Minister of Bihar.   1977 – The former Chief ..

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1926 – Born on August 6th in Cleveland, Ohio. American union leader, president of the International Brotherhood of Teamsters, the nation’s largest union. 1943 – He joined the Navy at the age of 17, and served in World War II. 1948 – He worked for a restaurant workers’ union in Cleveland, where he was elected ..

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1853 – Lucia Gonzales Waller, born in Texas (likely as a slave) to parents of Native American, Black American and Mexican ancestry. She often went by Lucy Gonzales. She was a radical American labor organizer, anarchist (and later, Communist) and is remembered as a powerful orator. 1871 – She married Albert Parsons, a former Confederate ..

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1894 – Born on August 16th in New York City. George Meany made notable contributions to the growth of American unions. 1915 – At the age of 16 he became an apprentice plumber. 1934 – He served as president of the New York State Federation of Labor 1940-1952 – He became secretary-treasurer of the American ..

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1873 – He was born on the 3rd day of March this year in Ohio.   1891 – He was elected secretary of the United Mine Workers of America.   1910 – He was elected to the Ohio Senate, where he served as both Senate president pro tempore and Democratic floor leader.   1914 – ..

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1905 – Born on August 15th in Jalcocotán, Nayarit, Mexico. He was a civil rights and labor activist, a scholar, and a pioneer during the decades when Mexican Americans had few public advocates. 1929-1944 – One of Stanford’s first Chicano alumni, Galarza received an M.A. and a Ph.D. in history from Columbia University. 1956 – ..

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1945 – Born Luiz Inácio da Silva on 27th of October.   1956 – His family relocated to the city of São Paulo, which offered greater opportunities.   1957 – His professional life began at age 12 as a shoeshine boy and street vendor.   1959 – At the age 14 he got his first ..

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1918 – Born on January 9th. American labor organizer and Brandeis Trustee.          – Chair of the Heller Board of Overseers. 1975-1986 – President of the International Ladies Garment Workers Union. 1991 – Died on April 1st.          – The Chaikin Fellowship was named in his honor. It is given to a doctoral ..

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