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...
March 31, 1927 (age
April 23, 1993
Cesar Chavez was an American labor leader and civil rights activist who, with
Dolores Huerta, co-founded the National Farm Workers Association (later the
United Farm Workers union, UFW) in 1962. Ori...
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Apr 3, 2014 ... Labor leader and farm worker advocate Cesar Chavez devoted his life to ...
Hispanic Political Figures · Famous People Who Died in 1993 ... “If you really
want to make a friend, go to someone's house and eat with him.
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Does Your State Participate? ... For Latinos, Cesar Chavez was a Nelson
Mandela, Dr. Martin Luther King Jr or Mahatma Ghandi. ... a boycott where
millions of Americans stopped eating grapes, the UFW did what most thought
Jun 7, 2013 ... This Cesar Chavez biography shows a strong story of love for others and
leadership that positioned him as the most famous Hispanic leader of all times. ...
the burning desire of leading in such a fabulous way like he once did.
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.
Mar 31, 2013 ... Cesar Chavez during a visit to Dartmouth College in Hanover, N.H. ... him on
their homepage, something they only do on major occasions.
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scholarships at $5,000 per student annually and will continue to do so until 2021.