Cesar Chavez’s 86th Birthday

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Latino labor leader Cesar Chavez. Chavez was bron on March 31, 1927 and died on April 23, 1993. He co-founded the National Farm Workers Association along with Dolores Huerta. The association would later become the United Farm Workers union. Cesar Chavez Day is celebrated on March 31 in California, Colorado and Texas.

Even on Easter Sunday, Google is honoring the birthday of the late labor organizer Cesar Chavez by placing a Chavez portrait within the middle “o” of the Google logo that appears on the homepage of the popular search engine.

Read more about Chavez, life and activism, here:

http://clnet.ucla.edu/research/chavez/bio/

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Posted on March 31, 2013, in Uncategorized. Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.

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