Shirley Chisholm: Who was the first woman to run for US President?
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Shirley Chisholm: The woman who ran for president in 1972

Shirley Chisholm, the first black congresswoman, made a presidential bid in 1972 - making her the first black American to run for president and the first woman to run for the Democratic Party's presidential nomination.

  • 27 Jul 2016
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