Geraldine Ferraro dies at age 75
Geraldine Ferraro, pictured in 1998, was Democrat Walter Mondale's running mate in the 1984 presidential race.
March 26th, 2011
12:28 PM ET

Geraldine Ferraro dies at age 75

Geraldine Ferraro, a former congresswoman and vice presidential candidate, has died, according to a family statement. She was 75.

In 1984, Ferraro became the first female vice presidential candidate from a major U.S. political party when she ran with Democratic presidential candidate Walter Mondale.

The two lost by a landslide to the Republican ticket - President Ronald Reagan and Vice President George H.W. Bush.

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  1. ElephentNutts

    @blue eyes im on a mobilefon and i could not find that blog cause its not on the site any more from my end i did not have a better offer get back with me i need to see u @post 45 u r not the real jazz 7 quit playing around and find your own chicks ..... @B /eyes get back with me

    March 26, 2011 at 4:48 pm | Report abuse |
    • Blue Eyes

      Do you u FB ?

      March 26, 2011 at 5:38 pm | Report abuse |
  2. Mmmmm

    These virtual wakes are hilarious.

    March 26, 2011 at 5:28 pm | Report abuse |
    • Blue Eyes

      ok, mmmmmm, what gives ?

      March 26, 2011 at 5:44 pm | Report abuse |
  3. Mumar Ghadafi

    I just want to give a shout out to banass..... And also Mmmm ,oh yeah shout out to my main stud E-nutts ... We r having a party tonight in my bunker as the americans are droppen Bombs on the surface any suggestions from bloggers on some Lady Gaga songs ?

    March 26, 2011 at 5:49 pm | Report abuse |
  4. Donna whitlick

    So sad, but remember she beat luekemia , when they said she wouldn't RIP

    March 26, 2011 at 6:15 pm | Report abuse |
  5. banasy

    She was ahead of her time, and a classy lady. My sympathy and condolences to the family of Miss Ferraro. Peace.

    March 26, 2011 at 7:22 pm | Report abuse |
  6. Just another blog-head in the mix

    @ america get real !!. And G. ferraro or whatever your name is ... Nobody knows or cares who u r anymore ....... U r in the past .....!! We want to know about elephentnutts pair of NUTTS!!!... And if he is gonna hook up with blue eyes for her Hose-Downs....... Let stay focused on the thread people.......

    March 26, 2011 at 8:39 pm | Report abuse |
  7. Mookooman

    Let her family mourn.
    My grandmother died a year ago and she was an awesome person to

    March 26, 2011 at 9:20 pm | Report abuse |
  8. L64

    This is all very weird.

    March 26, 2011 at 9:22 pm | Report abuse |
  9. Mookooman

    I heard Charlie Sheen wipes his own ass.

    March 26, 2011 at 9:26 pm | Report abuse |
  10. Mookooman

    She's the one that enjoyed cigars with bill clinton right?

    March 26, 2011 at 9:30 pm | Report abuse |
  11. L64

    Are there any normal people on blogs?

    March 26, 2011 at 9:30 pm | Report abuse |
    • Mookooman

      Are you not normal. Let me guess a black person waiting for some kind of hand out. Don't you get enough.

      March 26, 2011 at 9:42 pm | Report abuse |
    • Mookooman

      The only realistic normal people are on blogs.

      March 26, 2011 at 9:47 pm | Report abuse |
    • Mookooman

      I'm sure you have a ticket and first in line to Charlie sheens bomb of truth tour. Or whatever the hell it's called

      March 26, 2011 at 9:49 pm | Report abuse |
  12. sooo what

    Sheen is stale as palin. .move on and up in life

    March 26, 2011 at 10:27 pm | Report abuse |
  13. Grey Phanthom

    Sheep must follow the lord. All you sheep must be saved. I will lead you onto the gates of heaven. So it is written and commanded by the lord. Follow! Follow! Follow! Or burn in H. E. L. L

    March 26, 2011 at 10:36 pm | Report abuse |
  14. Dr. Tickles

    I'm not a democrat and I did not agree with her policies but a great person is still a great person.
    Dr. Tickles

    March 27, 2011 at 7:51 am | Report abuse |
  15. destiny2b

    She was a PIONEER and will be missed greatly!

    March 27, 2011 at 12:01 pm | Report abuse |
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