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Birth Name: Ernesto Galarza

Occupation: Civil Rights Leader

Place Of Birth: Mexico

Date Of Birth: August 15, 1905

Date Of Death: June 22, 1984

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Unknown

Nationality: Not available

Ernesto Galarza was born on the 15th of August, 1905. He was known for being a Civil Rights Leader. Key historical figure for immigrant farm worker organization in California.

Ernesto Galarza was born in Mexico. He immigrated with his mother and two uncles to California before attaining a master’s degree in history from Stanford University in 1929. He was the leader of several strikes for the AFL, and also exposed, in his 1964 expose ‘Merchants of Labor’, abuses within the Bracero Program, which were a series of laws and diplomatic agreements, initiated in 1942, for the importation of temporary contract laborers from Mexico to the United States.

Ernesto Galarza was a Leo and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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Ernesto Galarza is part of G.I. Generation also known as The Greatest Generation. This generation experienced much of their youth during the Great Depression and rapid technological innovation such as the radio and the telephone. The initials "G.I." is military terminology referring to "Government Issue" or "General Issue".


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Ernesto Galarza’s mother’s name is unknown at this time and his father’s name is under review. We will continue to update information on Ernesto Galarza’s parents.

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Personal Life

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Ernesto Galarza was born in the Year of the Serpent.

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REAL NAME: Ernesto Galarza
BIRTH DAY: Tuesday



Zodiac Sign: Ernesto Galarza was a Leo. People of this zodiac sign like to be admired, expensive things, bright colors, and dislike being ignored, facing difficulties, not being treated specially. The strengths of this sign are being creative, passionate, generous, warm-hearted, cheerful, humorous, while weaknesses can be arrogant, stubborn, self-centered, lazy and inflexible. The greatest overall compatibility with Leo is Aquarius, Gemini.

Chinese Zodiac: Ernesto Galarza was born in the Year of the Ox. People born under this sign are often seen as humorous and gifted in literature and art. However, the snake can be overly suspicious, which makes them a bit paranoid.

Ruling Planet: Ernesto Galarza had a ruling planet of Sun and has a ruling planet of Sun and by astrological associations Saturday is ruled by Sun. The Sun is about vitality and is the core giver of life. It is also known as being the most generous and noble of signs. People who are born with the Sun as the ruling planet are courageous, self-expressive and bold.

Ernesto Galarza’s birth sign is Leo and he had a ruling planet of Sun.

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