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Patricia Roberts Harris
Birth: May 31, 1924
Mattoon
Coles County
Illinois, USA
Death: Mar. 23, 1985
Washington
District of Columbia
District Of Columbia, USA

Presidential Cabinet Member. Ms. Harris was the United States Ambassador to Luxumbourg from 1965-1967, the United States Secretary of Housing and Urban Development from 1977-1979, and served as both Secretary of Health, Education and Welfare and Secretary of Health and Human Services during the Carter Administration reorganization of health services between 1979 and 1980. Ms. Harris was the first African-American female to serve in a Presidential cabinet. 
 
Burial:
Rock Creek Cemetery
Washington
District of Columbia
District Of Columbia, USA
 
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Originally Created by: Mark Pawelczak
Record added: Oct 29, 2002
Find A Grave Memorial# 6892469
Patricia Roberts Harris
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Patricia Roberts Harris
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Patricia Roberts Harris
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