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Chaka Fattah

Personal data
Date of birthNovember 21, 1956(age 58)
Place of birthPhiladelphia, Pennsylvania
Birth nameArthur Davenport
Political partyDemocratic
Spousei) Michelle Fattah
ii) Renee Chenault-Fattah
ChildrenFrances Fattah
Cameron Fattah
Chandler Fattah
Chaka Fattah Jr.
ResidencePhiladelphia
Alma materCommunity College of Philadelphia
University of Pennsylvania
OccupationLegislator
ReligionBaptist
Member of the U.S. House of Representatives from Pennsylvania's 2nd district
Assumed officeJanuary 3, 1995
Succeeded byIncumbent
Preceded byLucien Blackwell
Member of the U.S. House of Representatives from 's 7th district
In officeJanuary 3, 1989 - August 31, 1994
Succeeded byVincent Hughes
Preceded byFreeman Hankins
Member of the U.S. House of Representatives from 's 192nd district
In officeJanuary 4, 1983 - November 30, 1988
Succeeded byLouise Bishop
Preceded byNick Pucciarelli

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Chaka Fattah (born Arthur Davenport on November 21, 1956) is the U.S. representative for , serving since 1995. He is a member of the Democratic Party. He previously served in the Pennsylvania Senate and the Pennsylvania House of Representatives.

The district includes North Philadelphia, West Philadelphia, and a small part of Northeast Philadelphia and Cheltenham Township in Montgomery County.


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