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Dolores Huerta

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Birthday
10, 1930
Birthplace
Dawnson, NM
Birth Sign
Aries
Birthday
10, 1930 (age 88)
Birthplace
Dawnson, NM

About

Advocate for women's' rights and immigrant workers' rights, who co-founded the National Farmworkers Association, which is now known as the United Farm Workers, in 1962.

Before Fame

She was a majorette in Girl Scouts.

Trivia

She has been well recognized for her work receiving the Eugene V. Debs Foundation Outstanding American Award, the United States Presidential Eleanor Roosevelt Award for Human Rights, the Presidential Medal of Freedom, and many more awards for her community service and advocacy.

Family Life

She is the child of Juan Fernandez and Alicia Chavez and the mother of Lori and Celeste Head.

Associated With

She co-founded the National Farmworkers Association with Cesar Chavez.