Geraldine Anne Ferraro

Geraldine Anne Ferraro

Birth
Newburgh, Orange County, New York, USA
Death 26 Mar 2011 (aged 75)
Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts, USA
Burial Middle Village, Queens County, New York, USA
Plot Section 15, Row BB, Plot 22
Memorial ID 67469199 · View Source
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US Congresswoman. A Democrat, she represented New York's 9th District in the US House of Representatives from 1979 to 1985. Ferraro became the first female Vice Presidential candidate from a major American political party when she was chosen as Walter Mondale's running mate in 1984. She also served as a US Ambassador to the UN Commission on Human Rights from 1993 to 1996.


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BELOVED DAUGHTER, WIFE MOTHER AND GRANDMOTHER FIRST WOMAN TO RUN FOR VICE-PRESIDENT ON A NATIONAL PARTY TICKET


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  • Maintained by: Find A Grave
  • Originally Created by: Dan Silva
  • Added: 26 Mar 2011
  • Find A Grave Memorial 67469199
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Geraldine Anne Ferraro (26 Aug 1935–26 Mar 2011), Find A Grave Memorial no. 67469199, citing Saint John Cemetery, Middle Village, Queens County, New York, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .