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San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee has died - here is his replacement

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London Breed is the acting mayor of San Francisco after Mayor Ed Lee suffered a heart attack and died on Tuesday morning. He was 65.
Breed, a native San Franciscan who was raised in the city's housing projects, was the president of the San Francisco Board of Supervisors.
She is the first black woman to become mayor of San Francisco.
London Breed has become the Acting Mayor of San Francisco after Mayor Ed Lee died suddenly early on Tuesday morning.
Breed is the President of the San Francisco Board of Supervisors and ascended to Acting Mayor upon Lee's death according to...
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San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee dead at 65

San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee dead at 65

One year ago   |   By

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San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee suffered a heart attack and died on Tuesday morning at the age of 65.
Lee had been out with a team of volunteers cleaning up the city just three days previous.
Lee presided over Silicon Valley's magnificent tech boom and was the first mayor of San Francisco with Chinese ancestry. San Francisco has had a Chinese presence since 1850.
San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee died just after 1 a.m. local time at Zuckerberg San Francisco General Hospital, the San Francisco Examiner reports .
“It is with profound sadness and terrible...
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