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This Week in History: A fact for December

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Janet Jagan elected president of Guyana

December 15, 1997

Janet Jagan was elected as president of Guyana, becoming the first American-born woman to be elected leader of any country.

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Jewish Women's Archive. "This Week in History: A fact for December." (Viewed on April 19, 2015) <http://jwa.org/thisweek/dec/random>.

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