'Tokyo Rose'

<b>Who she was:</b> Iva Toguri D'Aquino, one of at least a dozen English-speaking Japanese women who broadcast radio messages to undermine U.S. troops' morale during <a class="taxInlineTagLink" id="EVHST00000110" title="World War II (1939-1945)" href="/topic/unrest-conflicts-war/wars-interventions/world-war-ii-%281939-1945%29-EVHST00000110.topic">World War II</a><br>
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<b>What she did:</b> Convicted of treason in 1949 and served more than 6 years in prison<br>
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<b>Pardoned by:</b> <a class="taxInlineTagLink" id="PEPLT0000118" title="Gerald Ford" href="/topic/politics/government/presidents-of-the-united-states/gerald-ford-PEPLT0000118.topic">Gerald Ford</a>, in 1977, while she lived in Chicago
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Who she was: Iva Toguri D'Aquino, one of at least a dozen English-speaking Japanese women who broadcast radio messages to undermine U.S. troops' morale during World War II

What she did: Convicted of treason in 1949 and served more than 6 years in prison

Pardoned by: Gerald Ford, in 1977, while she lived in Chicago

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