Sophie Masloff

 

 

 

Age: 96

 

Summary: mayor of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania who rose from a tax clerk to become the first female mayor elected as president of the Pittsburgh City Council when she took office in May 1988 after the death of Richard S. Caliguiri and served until January 1994.

 

 

Cause of Death: Natural causes

 

Born: December 23, 1917

 

Died: August 17, 2014

 

Location: Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania