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us: Hernandez, Aileen C.

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  • Variants

    • us: Hernandez, Aileen
  • Additional Information

    • Birth Date

    • Birth Place

        Brooklyn, New York, N.Y.
    • Associated Locale

        New York, N.Y.
    • Associated Locale

        San Francisco, Calif.
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: Howard University
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: California State University at Los Angeles
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: Southern Vermont College
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: International Ladies' Garment Workers' Union
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) United States. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission
        • Affiliation End: 1966
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: Aileen C. Hernández Associates
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: National Organization for Women
        • Affiliation Start: 1970
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: Black Women Organized for Action
        • Affiliation Start: 1973
  • Earlier Established Forms

      Hernandez, AileenHernandez, Aileen
  • Sources

    • found: Her Women's liberation [SR] 1971 (Aileen Hernandez)
    • found: Her National women of color organizations, 1991: CIP t.p. (Aileen C. Hernandez)
    • found: NUCMC data from Moorland-Spingarn Research Center for Her Interview, 1968 Mar. (HERNANDEZ, Aileen C. (1926- ); Former member, Equal Employment Opportunity Commission)
    • found: English Wikipedia website, viewed May 15, 2013 (Aileen Clarke Hernandez is an American union organizer and civil right activist. She was born May 23, 1926, in Brooklyn, NY, of Jamacian-American parents, was educated in New York City, and attended Howard University, where she received a magna cum laude degree in Political Science and Sociology; she also has a Master's Degree in Government from California State University at Los Angeles and an Honorary Doctorate in Humane Letters from Southern Vermont College; active in International Ladies' Garment Workers' Union, appointed by Lyndon Johnson in 1964 as the only woman to serve on the newly established Equal Employment Opportunity Commission, and resigned in 1966 to form an independent urban consulting firm, Aileen C. Hernández Associates; president of the National Organization for Women in 1970, and in 1973 was a co-founder of Black Women Organized for Action in San Francisco)
  • Change Notes

    • 1978-05-30: new
    • 2013-05-15: revised
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