- Name: Cesar Chavez
- Born: 03/31/1927
- Died: 04/23/1993 (66 years old)
César Estrada Chávez (Spanish pronunciation:[ˈsesaɾ esˈtɾaða ˈtʃaβes]; also [‘sizəɹ ˈtʃavɛz] March 31, 1927 – April 23, 1993) was an American labor leader, community organizer, and Latino American civil rights activist. Along with Dolores Huerta, he co-founded the National Farm Workers Association (NFWA), which later merged to become the United Farm Workers (UFW) union. Ideologically, his world-view combined leftist politics with Roman Catholic social teachings.
Awards: Presidential Medal of Freedom
Alias: CÃ©sar Estrada ChÃ¡vez
Birth Place: Yuma, Arizona, U.S.
Death Place: San Luis, Arizona, U.S.
Cesar Chavez quotes :
There is no substitute for hard work, 23 or 24 hours a day. And there is no substitute for patience and acceptance.Cesar Chavez
Real education should consist of drawing the goodness and the best out of our own students. What better books can there be than the book of humanity?Cesar Chavez
If you really want to make a friend, go to someone's house and eat with him... the people who give you their food give you their heart.Cesar Chavez
It is possible to become discouraged about the injustice we see everywhere. But God did not promise us that the world would be humane and just. He gives us the gift of life and allows us to choose the way we will use our limited time on earth. It is an awesome opportunity.Cesar Chavez