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Former Congressman Major Owens Dead At 77

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Former Congressman Major Owens of Brooklyn has passed away at the age of 77.

His family announced the news late Monday night.

Owens was a leading figure in the city's Democratic Party. From 1983-2006 he represented Brooklyn in the U.S. Congress.

He was most recently a faculty member at Medgar Evers College.

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