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New York political leader Basil Paterson dies

Basil Paterson, who would have turned 88 on April 27, died at Wednesday, April 16, 2014, at Mount Sinai Hospital, his family said. The Democrat served as a state senator, deputy New York City mayor and New York's first black secretary of state.
Basil Paterson, who would have turned 88 on April 27, died at Wednesday, April 16, 2014, at Mount Sinai Hospital, his family said. The Democrat served as a state senator, deputy New York City mayor and New York's first black secretary of state.
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Basil Paterson, a longtime New York political powerhouse and the father of former Gov. David Paterson, has died, his family said Thursday. He was 87. Paterson died at 10 p.m. Wednesday at Mount Sinai Hospital, according to a family statement that did not give the cause of death. He would have turned 88 on April 27. The Democrat served as a state senator, deputy New York City mayor and New York's first black secretary of ...


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