About Barbara Jordan

Barbara Jordan
Barbara Charline Jordan was an American politician and a leader of the Civil Rights movement. A Democrat, she was the first African American elected to the Texas Senate after Reconstruction, the first southern black female elected to the United States House of Representatives, and the first African-American woman to deliver the keynote address at a... Wikipedia
February 21, 1936, Houston, Texas
January 17, 1996, Austin, Texas

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