Madeleine Albright Quote
Keynote speech at Celebrating Inspiration luncheon with the WNBA's All-Decade Team, quoted in Mechelle Voepel, ESPN (July 13, 2006)
Picture Source: Wikimedia CommonsMadeleine Albright
Born: May 15, 1937 (age 80)
Bio: Madeleine Korbelová Albright was the first woman to become the United States Secretary of State. She was appointed by US President Bill Clinton on December 5, 1996, and was unanimously confirmed by a U.S. Senate vote of 99 0. She was sworn in on January 23, 1997.
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