Geraldine Ferraro



Age: 75


Summary: former U.S. congresswoman from New York State whose election as Walter Mondale's running mate in the 1984 Presidential election made her the first woman nominated for national office despite an unsuccessful campaign against popular incumbent Ronald Reagan.



Cause of Death: Multiple myeloma


Born: August 26, 1935


Died: March 26, 2011


Location: Boston, Massachusetts