Corona, Bert

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Name
Corona, Bert Gender: M
Humberto Noé Corona
born on 29 May 1918 at 04:00 (= 04:00 AM )
Place El Paso, Texas, 31n46, 106w29
Timezone MWT h6w (is war time)
Data source
BC/BR in hand
Rodden Rating AA
Collector: Scholfield
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_gemcol.18.gif 07°13' s_mo.18.gif s_capcol.18.gif 19°00 Asc.s_aricol.18.gif 28°33'



Biography

American labor and civil rights leader. Throughout his long career, he worked with nearly every major Mexican-American organization, founding or co-founding several. He organized workers for the Congress of Industrial Organizations and fought on the behalf of immigrants. By the time of the Chicano Movement of the 1960s and 1970s, he was known as El Viejo ("the Old Man"), and was well-known and respected as a veteran activist. He died on 15 January 2001, aged 82.

Link to Wikipedia biography

Events

Source Notes

Birth certificate submitted by Sy Scholfield.

Categories

  • Vocation : Politics : Activist/ social (Civil rights)
  • Vocation : Politics : Labor unions