Cesar Chavez
(March 21, 1927-April 23, 1993)


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Cesar Chavez and his wife Helen
during a strike in Delano, Cal., 1966

 
 
Congressman Harlan Hagen, D-Hanford, right, and Chairman Harrison Williams, D-N.J., listen as Cesar Chavez testifies during a U.S. Senate Migrant Labor Subcommittee hearing in Sacramento, Ca., March 14, 1966.  Chavez, leader of the Delano grape strike, told the committee the Delano strike would continue "until the growers cave in" to demands that they recognize the right of workers to collective bargaining.

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