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Madeleine Albright Dies at Age 84: Cause of Death Revealed

We recently learned of the devastating death of the United States’ first female secretary of state. At the age of 84, Madeleine Albright passed away.

She served as the 64th Secretary of State. President Bill Clinton appointed the well-known figure from 1997 to 2001. Albright and her family emigrated to the United States from Czechoslovakia in 1948.

When a news outlet revealed about Albright’s Jewish origin shortly after she became Secretary of State in 1997, she described it as a “major surprise.”

Albright stated that she did not discover until she was 59 years old that both of her parents were born and raised in Jewish families. In 2012, she was awarded the Presidential Medal of Freedom.

The shocking death of the female icon was announced by her family. Here’s what we know about the cause of death.

The First Female Secretary Of State ‘Madeleine Albright’ Dies At Age 84

Madeleine’s family members announced her death on her official Twitter account of her. The family said in a statement that they are “heartbroken” to announce the death of Dr. Madeleine K. Albright, the 64th Secretary of State of the United States and the first woman to hold that position.

The cause of her death was also noted in the declaration. Madeleine died of cancer, according to reports. She was surrounded by her loved ones.

“We lost a loving mother, grandmother, sister, aunt, and friend,” says one sorrowful sentence in the message. Check out the official tweet below.

The State Department’s spokesman, Ned Price, conducted a daily intelligence briefing for reporters and emphasized Madeleine’s remembrance.

“The impact that she has had on this building is felt every single day in just about every single corner,” he stated to reporters, adding, “she was a trailblazer.”

President Joe Biden Made A Remembrance Statement On Madeleine Albright’s Death

President Joe Biden stated something regarding Madeleine.

“As the world redefined itself in the wake of the Cold War, we were partners and friends working to welcome newly liberated democracies into NATO and confront the horrors of genocide in the Balkans.

When I think of Madeleine, I will always remember her fervent faith that ‘America is the indispensable nation.'”

In addition, the president also tweeted, “Madeleine Albright was a force for goodness, grace, and decency — and for freedom. Hers were the hands that turned the tide of history. Jill and I will miss her dearly and send our love and prayers to her family.”

President Barack Obama Stated Madeleine Was A Champion

Along with other officials, President Barack Obama also tweeted a few words for Madeleine.

The tweet reads, “As the first woman to serve as America’s top diplomat, Madeleine Albright was a champion for democratic values. Michelle and I send our thoughts to the Albright family and everyone who knew and served with a truly remarkable woman.”

Friends & Family Of Madeleine Albright Paid Tribute On Twitter

A lot of individuals along with officials and renowned personalities paid tribute on Twitter.

President Bill Clinton tweeted, “My statement on the passing of Madeleine Albright—one of the finest Secretaries of State, an outstanding UN Ambassador, a brilliant professor, and an extraordinary human being.”

A statement by the famous personality.

A great woman.

Another one tweeted, “Simply gutted by Madeleine Albright’s passing. I treasured her—her counsel, mentorship, easy laugh, & insatiable desire to improve things.

A refugee who became our 1st female Secretary of State, she embodied the promise of America, but also made America better. I’ll miss her so.”

We lost the OG M-Sec.

Albright has spoken about her physical fitness and exercise routine in a number of interviews. She claimed in 2006 that she could leg press 400 pounds (180 kg).

And now we get this unfortunate news. Let us know what do you think about it in the comment section below.

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