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Madeleine Albright Through the Years in Photos

"[It]  never ever occurred to me that I could be Secretary of State."

Happy birthday, Madeleine Albright!

On May 15th, Madeleine celebrates her 77th birthday, and it is definitely a life to be celebrated. From working on her Ph.D. for 15 years while raising three kids, to becoming the first female U.S. Secretary of State after starting her career at age 39, Madeleine Albright is a true trailblazer.

Her famous pin collection may be pretty to look at, but Madeleine is the perfect combination of a straightforward diplomat. As one of her well-known mottos goes, "There's a special place in hell for women who don't help other women." So to celebrate this MAKER on her birthday, do your part to help another woman up.

Madeleine Albright gif