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Full Name: Charlie Chong
Born: Oct. 13, 1926 in Maui, Hawaii
Died: April 26, 2007 in Seattle, Washington
Charlie Chong was a con op promoted as a populist activist on behalf of the Pike Place Market and against the marginalization of West Seattle; he was elected to the Seattle City Council in 1996, then ran a lame (and losing) campaign for Seattle Mayor the next year