BirthdayApril 15, 1922
BirthplaceChicago, USA

Celebrity biographies

  1. About Harold Washington

    Full name: Harold Washington
    Also known as: Harold Washington, Washington, Harold
    Education: Northwestern University School of Law
    Professions: American politician
    Residence: Chicago, Illinois, U.S.

  2. Harold Washington Death information

    Died: Wednesday, 25th of November, 1987 (Age: 65)

  3. Harold Washington Biography

    Harold Washington (born Harold Lee Washington); April 15, 1922 – November 25, 1987) was an American lawyer, politician and elected in 1983 as the 51st Mayor of Chicago. He was the first African-American Mayor of Chicago, serving from 1983 until his death in 1987. He was also a member of the U.S. House of Representatives from 1981 to 1983 representing the Illinois first district, and also previously served in the Illinois State Senate and the Illinois House of Representatives.

  4. Harold Washington Family

    Spouse: Nancy Dorothy Finch

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