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Who is Shirley Chisholm?

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Shirley Chisholm was the first African-American woman to serve in congress. She represented New York in the House of Representatives. She was also the first black woman to run for president, mounting an unsuccessful campaign in 1972. She had a long and distinguished career in congress, serving seven terms and becoming a passionate advocate for causes related to education and social justice.
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When was Shirley Chisholm born?

Shirley Chisholm was born on November 30, 1924.

How did Shirley Chisholm die?

After suffering many strokes, Shirley Chisholm died at the age of  80, on January 1, 2005, in her Florida home.she ws so happy to be  alive because she loved the world

Did Shirley Chisholm have any siblings?

Shirley Chisholm had four siblings , I am not sure how many were boys and how many were girls, but Shirley was the eldest of the four.

Was Shirley Chisholm married?

yes,she was married to Conrad Chishoolm,a Jamaican. And she was married to Authur Hardwick.She was married two times. yes

Who was Shirley Chisholm?

Shirley Chisholm was the first African American Congresswoman; there had been black senators and representatives in congress, but until she was elected in 1968, they had all b

Why did Shirley Chisholm and Conrad Chisholm divorce?

She and her first husband divorced in 1977; and she subsequently remarried about a year later, to a man named Arthur Hardwick. She never talked much about why her first marria
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Is Shirley Chisholm still alive?

No, she died in 2005, after serving a number of years in the House  of Representatives. She was the first black woman ever elected to  congress.eyyytrrrrrrrrrrriiiiii5uuttjy

Why was Shirley Chisholm famous?

Shirley Chisholm became famous as she was the first  African-American woman to be elected to Congress. She served on her  Congressional seat from 1969 - 1983, for a total of