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Harold Washington (1922–1987)

Harold Washington was born on April 15, 1922 in Chicago, Illinois, USA. He is known for his work on A Show of Concern: The Heart of America Responds (1987), The 5th Annual Black Achievement Awards (1984) and Here's Harold: The Election of Harold Washington (2003). He was married to Nancy Dorothy Finch. He died on November 25, 1987 in Chicago. See full bio »

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 2003 Here's Harold: The Election of Harold Washington (TV Special documentary)
 1986 The Making of 'Black Mayors' (TV Movie documentary)
 1984 The 5th Annual Black Achievement Awards (TV Special)
Self (as Mayor Harold Washington)
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 2021 Punch 9 for Harold Washington (Documentary)
 2012 30 for 30 (TV Series documentary)
- Benji (2012) ... Self
 2010 DuSable to Obama: Chicago's Black Metropolis (TV Movie documentary)
 2009 Becoming Barack (Documentary)
 2008-2009 Frontline (TV Series documentary)
Self - Mayor, Chicago / Self
- Dreams of Obama (2009) ... Self - Mayor, Chicago
- The Choice 2008 (2008) ... Self
 2008 Made in Chicago: The Making of Barack Obama (TV Movie documentary)
 1990 Eyes on the Prize (TV Series documentary)
- The Time Has Come: 1964-1966 (1990) ... Self

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Mayor Harold Washington


Nancy Dorothy Finch  (divorced)

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He attended DuSable High Scholl in Chicago with Comic/Actor Redd Foxx. See more »

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