1881 – Born on June 19th in New York City. The flamboyant mayor of New York City (1925–32), a frequenter of Broadway theatre and the upper-class speakeasies, such as the Central Park Casino. His administration was marred by corruption. 1904 – The son of Irish Catholic immigrants who lived in New York’s Greenwich Village, Walker ..
1941 – Born January 13, the 127th President of Generalitat de Catalunya (the government of the Spanish Autonomous Region of Catalonia). 1957-1964 – Studied Law and Economics at the University of Barcelona. 1973 – Taught urban economics and international economics as an assistant lecturer. 1979 – He joined the Partit dels Socialistes ..
1960 – He was born on the 22nd of December in Niš where he finished high-school. Živkovi received a college diploma in Economics in Belgrade and worked as entrepreneur before engaging into politics. 1992 – He ventured into politics by joining the Democratic Party and became a Member of Serbian Parliament and a party ..
1928 – Born on October 1st in Changsha, Hunan province, China. Chinese politician who was a leading economic reformer in the Chinese Communist Party (CCP). 1949 – He joined the Communist Party of China sometime in October. 1951 – He graduated from the prestigious Tsinghua University, where he majored in electrical engineering. Then he worked ..
1915 – Born in Oakland, California, 1932 – Lionel Wilson spent much of his youth on the playgrounds of Oakland honing his athletic skills. But when he entered Berkeley. 1939 – Wilson, who graduated from Berkeley, received his law degree from UC Hastings 1977 – Went on to become Alameda County’s first black judge and ..
Canadian children's advocate and politician mayor of Ottawa 1951-1957, 1961-1965 (1st fem..
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 ..
1877 – Born on February 1st in Canada. 1925 – Was Los Angeles City Councilman. 1928 – Elected to the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors. 1933 – Elected as Mayor of Los Angeles, California. 1938 – Removed from office by recall. – His administration was considered the most corrupt in Los Angeles. ..
1949 – Born on the 1st of December. 1967 – He graduated high school at Baltimore City College. 1971 – He graduate college at Yale University. 1976 – He earned his Doctor of Law degree at Harvard Law School. 1978 – He served as a Assistant United States Attorneys. 1982 – He was elected as ..
1937 – Born on the 8th of October. 1877 – He was an unsuccessful candidate for Mayor in Seattle. 1989 – He was elected to the Port of Seattle Commissioner. 1992 – He served as a acting Dean of the University of Washington School of Architecture and Urban Planning. 1998 – He was elected as ..