Early life[change | change source]
Doris Okada Matsui comes from a Japanese-American family. After the Japanese bombed Pearl Harbor, the Okada family was interned in Arizona where Doris was born.
References[change | change source]
- Biographical Directory of the United States Congress, "Matsui, Doris Okada (1944- )"; retrieved 2012-12-2.
- "Doris Matsui" at Dems.gov; retrieved 2012-12-2.
- "Biography of Robert Takeo Matsui (1941-2005)" at California State University, Sacramento; retrieved 2012-12-2.