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Fri, 07.31.1981

The First Woman President of the National Bar Association is Installed

Arnette Hubbard

On this date in 1981, Attorney Arnette R. Hubbard was installed as the first woman president of the National Bar Association (NBA).

The NBA was formally organized in Des Moines, Iowa, on August 1, 1925.

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