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<a href="https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ella_T._Grasso" class="extiw" title="w:Ella T. Grasso">Ella T. Grasso</a> (1919-1981) — the first woman elected Governor of <a href="//commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/Connecticut" title="Connecticut">Connecticut</a> (1975–1980).

  • The first female to be elected governor of a U.S. state "in her own right" (not married to and surviving a former governor).
  • A Congressional representative from the state, and <a href="//commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/Category:Presidential_Medal_of_Freedom_recipients" title="Category:Presidential Medal of Freedom recipients">Presidential Medal of Freedom recipient</a>.

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current08:20, 5 January 2017Thumbnail for version as of 08:20, 5 January 20171,811 × 2,386 (448 KB)127.0.0.1 (talk)<b><a href="https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ella_T._Grasso" class="extiw" title="w:Ella T. Grasso">Ella T. Grasso</a></b> (1919-1981) — the first woman elected Governor of <a href="//commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/Connecticut" title="Connecticut">Connecticut</a> (1975–1980). <ul> <li>The first female to be elected governor of a U.S. state "in her own right" (not married to and surviving a former governor).</li> <li>A Congressional representative from the state, and <a href="//commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/Category:Presidential_Medal_of_Freedom_recipients" title="Category:Presidential Medal of Freedom recipients">Presidential Medal of Freedom recipient</a>.</li> </ul>
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