Geraldine Ferraro, a former Congresswoman and the first woman to run for Vice President, died this morning after a long battle with blood cancer. She was 75 years old.
The Wall Street Journal reported:
Ms. Ferraro died at Massachusetts General Hospital, where she was being treated for blood cancer. She died just before 10 a.m., said Amanda Fuchs Miller, a family friend who worked for her in her 1998 Senate bid and was acting as a spokeswoman for the family.
In recent years, Ferraro was a contributor on Fox News. They put together this video looking back on her remarkable life.