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A Short Biography of Eugene Victor Debs

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Eugene Victor Debs

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Eugene Victor Debs


05 Nov 1855


20 Oct 1926

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Socialist, activist and unionist                          
Mother Marguerite Marie Bettrich Debs
Father Jean Daniel
Wife Kate Metzel                          
A founding member of the International Labor Union and the Industrial Workers of the World - IWW.

Candidate for President of the United States as a member of the Social Democratic Party in 1900.

Member of the Socialist Party of America in 1904, 1908, 1912 and 1920.

Nominated for the Nobel Peace Prize - 1924