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Teresa Heinz Kerry – Philanthropist, Businesswoman

- Born in Lourenco Marques, Portuguese Mozambique

- Immigrated to U.S. in 1963, age 25

- Chair of The Heinz Endowments supporting various

social and environmental causes

- Awarded the Albert Schweitzer Gold Medal for Humanitarianism

- 12 honorary doctoral degrees

- Birth date October 5, 1938, age 74