Madeleine Albright, the first female US secretary of state, passed away during Women's History Month on March 23. She was 84-years-old.
Albright was born in Prague on May 15, 1937. When she was only a toddler, she and her family fled Czechoslovakia shortly after the country was invaded at the start of World War II, settling in England for the duration of the war. Her family eventually settled in Denver, Colorado.
Albright served as US ambassador to the United Nations before becoming US secretary. You can learn more about Madeleine Albright by checking out any of the items on the list below. Click the title to put the item on hold.
Madeleine Albright was the first female US secretary of state.