Tonie Nathan

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Tonie Nathan in September 1993.

Theodora Nathalia "Tonie" Nathan (February 9, 1923 – March 20, 2014) was an American politician. She is the first woman, as well as the first Jewish person, to have got an electoral vote in a United States presidential election. She was the 1972 vice presidential nominee of the Libertarian Party and running mate of John Hospers. She was born in New York City.

Nathan died from Alzheimer's disease on March 20, 2014 in Eugene, Oregon. She was 91 years old.[1]

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  1. Wright, Jeff (March 21, 2014). "Libertarian Tonie Nathan dies". The Register-Guard. Retrieved April 11, 2014. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)

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