Cesar Estrada Chavez is best known as the founder of one of the organizations that later became the United Farm Workers labor union. In 1962, Chavez founded the National Farm Workers Association. In 1966, this organizati... More »

Cesar Chavez's leadership and activism led to improvements in working conditions and better pay for farm workers in California, Texas, Arizona and Florida. He founded the National Farm Workers Association and was an advo... More »

Labor leader and activist Cesar Chavez had eight children with his high school sweetheart wife, Helen Fabela. They named their children Fernando, Sylvia, Linda, Eloise, Liz, Paul, Anna and Anthony and made their home in ... More »

Cesar Chavez's leadership and activism led to improvements in working conditions and better pay for farm workers in California, Texas, Arizona and Florida. He founded the National Farm Workers Association and was an advo... More »

Labor leader and activist Cesar Chavez had eight children with his high school sweetheart wife, Helen Fabela. They named their children Fernando, Sylvia, Linda, Eloise, Liz, Paul, Anna and Anthony and made their home in ... More »

Some well-known labor unions for farmers are United Farm Workers of America and National Farmers Union. The purpose of farmers labor unions is to protect and advocate for the economic rights and quality of life for farme... More »

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John D. Rockefeller's greatest business accomplishment was the founding of the Standard Oil Company, which made him a billionaire and at one time controlled around 90 percent of the oil refineries and pipelines in the Un... More »