died of natural causes
at the age of 66
on April 23, 1993
Cesar Chavez was a social activist of the 1960s, most famous for his work in helping to improve the lives of California farm workers. The son of migrant laborers, Chavez founded the National Farm Workers Association (NFWA) and later the United Farm Worker...
Although the UFW faltered after a few years, after Chavez died in 1993 he
became ... It would be his final year of formal schooling, because he did not want
Apr 24, 1993 ... Cesar Chavez, 66, Organizer of Union For Migrants, Dies. By ROBERT LINDSEY.
Cesar Chavez, the migrant worker who emerged from the ...
Labor leader and farm worker advocate Cesar Chavez devoted his life to
improving ... Famous People Who Died in Arizona · Famous People Born on
The story of Cesar Estrada Chavez begins near Yuma, Arizona. Cesar ... He did
not like school as a child, probably because he spoke only Spanish at home. ....
Cesar Estrada Chavez died peacefully in his sleep on April 23, 1993 near Yuma,
Jan 23, 2014 ... FIDEL HUERTA: Today is day 30 of Cesar Chavez's water fast. ... And so, not
only did he have to carry the burden of his own fast, right, but he ... essentially his
willingness to die for the cause, but also the recklessness of it.
Today we tell about one of the great labor activists, Cesar Chavez. ... Cesar
Chavez was born on a small farm near Yuma, Arizona in 1927. In the .... A
number of other growers did as well. ... Cesar Chavez died in 1993 at the age of
César Chávez was born on March 31, 1927, the second of five children and the
oldest of three brothers. ... activists already galvanized by the civil rights
movement, as it did within the labor movement. ... Chávez died in April 1993 in
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Cesar Chavez is born on March 31, 1927, in Yuma, Arizona, to a poor Mexican
American family. They run a farm, grocery ... Chavez dies on April 23, 1993. 1994