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Barbara Jordan
Birth: Feb. 21, 1936
Houston
Harris County
Texas, USA
Death: Jan. 17, 1996
Austin
Travis County
Texas, USA

US Congresswoman from Texas 18th District, 1973-1979. Member of the Texas State Senate, 1967. She sat on the House Judiciary Committee for the Watergate Impeachment. Recipient of the Spingarn Medal (1992) and the Presidential Medal of Freedom (1994). 

Cause of death: leukemia and multiple sclerosis
 
Burial:
Texas State Cemetery
Austin
Travis County
Texas, USA
Plot: Republic Hill Section 1 Row N Number 6
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Record added: Sep 23, 1999
Find A Grave Memorial# 6456
Barbara Jordan
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Barbara Jordan
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Wishing you were here to be the first woman President of the United States. You are not forgotten, dear Barbara.
- Auj
 Added: Aug. 10, 2016

- elaine bailey
 Added: Jul. 27, 2016
Barbara,Today the DNC nominated Hillary Clinton, the first female presidential candidate. Even though you were not there physically, you were there. I could hear you clearly. Thank you! Thank you! Thank you! All of us owe you so much.
-Anonymous
 Added: Jul. 26, 2016
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