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Mavis LENO

American Mavis LENO

born Mavis Elizabeth NICHOLSON

American philanthropist and feminist

Source :  Tim DOWLING

Born: on September 05, 1946 in San Francisco, California, United States  (74 years)


Biography

A leading feminist in California, as well as in the United States and internationally, Leno keeps a low profile in comparison to her husband, choosing instead to work behind the scenes of the non-profit, politically charged groups she supports and runs.

Leno has been the chair of the Feminist Majority Foundation's Campaign to Stop Gender Apartheid in Afghanistan since 1997.

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- Category Philanthropist