Early life and education. Shirley Anita St. Hill was born on November 30, 1924, in Brooklyn, New York, to immigrant parents from the Caribbean region. She had three. Unbought and Unbossed: Expanded 40th Anniversary Edition [Shirley Chisholm, Scott Simpson, Shola Lynch, Donna Brazile] on Amazon.com. *FREE* shipping on qualifying. Decades before Barack Obama or Hillary Clinton, there was Shirley Chisholm. As the first black woman to run for president for…