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Dorothy Irene Height (March 24, 1912 – April 20, 2010) an American administrator and educator, was a civil rights and women's rights activist specifically focused on the issues of African-American women, including unemployment, illiteracy, and voter awareness. She was the president of the National Council of Negro Women for forty years and was awarded the Presidential Medal of Freedom in 1994 and the Congressional Gold Medal in 2004.

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Age: 98 (age at death)
Died: 20 April, 2010, Place of Death
Height: Height unknown
Nationality: American
Claim to Fame: One line executive summary

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2014 The Roosevelts: An Intimate History Herself - Civil Rights Activist
2008 The Jewish Americans Herself
2006 Legends Ball Herself
1999 Independent Lens Herself

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