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The first woman to run for U.S. vice president on a major party ticket has died

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The first woman to run for U.S. vice president on a major party ticket has died. Geraldine Ferraro was 75.

By: Beth Fouhy and Jay Lindsay, Associated Press

BOSTON -- Geraldine Ferraro, who in 1984 became the first woman to run for vice president on a major party ticket, only to lose in a landslide, died today. She was 75.

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