C. Virginia Fields

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Clara Virginia Fields[1]
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C. Virginia Fields in 2015
25th Borough President of Manhattan
In office
January 1, 1998 – December 31, 2005
Preceded byRuth Messinger
Succeeded byScott Stringer
Personal details
Born (1945-08-06) August 6, 1945 (age 74)
Birmingham, Alabama
Political partyDemocratic
Spouse(s)Henry Fields (1971–1985; divorced)
Alma materKnoxville College (1967)
Indiana University (1969)

C. Virginia Fields (born August 6, 1945) is an American politician. She is the former Borough President of Manhattan, elected in 1997 and reelected in 2001. Her second term expired at the end of 2005.[2]

References[change | change source]

  1. Mechling, Lauren (May 16, 2005). "With C. Virginia Fields, 'Nice' is But Part of the Story". New York Sun.
  2. Archibold, Randal C. (August 23, 2005). "Bringing Faith and Conciliation To a Mayoral Bid in New York". The New York Times. Retrieved March 1, 2011.