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Cesar Chavez

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Cesar Chavez was an American labor leader and civil rights activist who, with Dolores Huerta, ... It would be his final year of formal schooling, because he did not want his mother to have to work i...

Cesar Chavez - Activist - Biography.com

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Labor leader and farm worker advocate Cesar Chavez devoted his life to improving the treatment of workers. Learn more at Biography.com.

Cesar Chavez - UFW: The Official Web Page of the United Farm ...

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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. ... He felt that education had nothing to do with his farm worker/migrant way of life.

Biography - Cesar Chavez, 1927-1993: He Organized the First ...

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Cesar Chavez was born on a small farm near Yuma, Arizona in 1927. In the late 19th ... He wanted to do more to help farm workers receive higher pay and better working conditions. He left his ... A number of other growers did as well. By this ...

Dream to Organize Farm Workers - CESAR CHAVEZ FOUNDATION

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Yet, Cesar's dream was to organize a union that would protect and serve the farm workers whose poverty and powerlessness he had ... But he did it anyway.

Cesar Chavez Grows Up - America's Story from America's Library

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Cesar Chavez was born in North Gila Valley, near Yuma, Arizona. He was one of six ... It was hard work, and they did not live in the same place for long. The Chavez family ... in the fall. What kind of a life do you think this was for Cesar's family?

How Cesar Chavez Changed the World | History | Smithsonian

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None, he said, described what he did. Community organizer was not part of the American lexicon in April 1962. Neither was the name Cesar Chavez.

César Estrada Chávez (1927-1993) - AFL-CIO

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César Chávez was born on March 31, 1927, the second of five children and the ... galvanized by the civil rights movement, as it did within the labor movement.

Timeline: Cesar Chavez - Fact Monster

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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 store, garage, and pool hall.

Cesar Chavez, Labor Leader, Civil Rights Activist & Champion of ...

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Learn about César Chávez, a Mexican-American labor leader, civil rights & human rights activist, who dedicated his life to the recognition for the rights of ...

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Cesar Chavez
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... More »
Born: March 31, 1927, Yuma, Arizona
Died: April 23, 1993
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Cesar Chavez - Facts & Summary - HISTORY.com

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Find out more about the history of Cesar Chavez, including videos, interesting articles, pictures, historical features and more. Get all the facts on HISTORY.com.

Biography of César E. Chávez (CA Dept of Education)

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César's parents thought school was important. School was hard for César because the teachers only spoke English and César did not understand English.

Cesar E. Chavez, the Farm Worker Leader, honored with a ...

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Excerpts from a Statement issued in August 2000 after the Cesar Chavez .... where millions of Americans stopped eating grapes, the UFW did what most thought ...