Born March 31, 1927
Died April 23, 1993
San Luis, Arizona
Migrant workers union leader
César Chávez. © Bettmann/Corbis.
Chavez, Cesar (1927-1993)
Rising from the status of a migrant worker toiling in the agricultural fields of Yuma, Arizona, to the leader of America's first successful farm worker's unio...
Cesar Chavez looking over proposed union contracts. AP/Wide World Photos. Reproduced by permission.
Grape Pickers' Strike
United States 1965-1970
During the years before 1965, t...
Chávez, César E. Founder of United Farm Workers of America (1927–1993)
César Estrada Chávez was born near Yuma, Arizona, on March 31, 1927. Eleven years later, his f...
Born March 31, 1927 Yuma, Arizona Died April 23, 1993 San Luis, Arizona
Labor leader, founder of the United Farm Workers, and civil rights leader
Cesar Chavez (1927-1993) was a Mexican American labor leader who organized the first effective union of farm workers in the history of California agriculture.Cesar Chavez was born on March 31, 1927, n...
Cesar Chavez was one of many who built the reign of God. Cesar Chavez went through many hardships to get to the hero he is now. Cesar Chavez was a hard worker from the start. Chavez worked part-tim...