Eleanor Roosevelt

US First Lady Eleanor Roosevelt Full Name: Eleanor Roosevelt [Anna Eleanor Roosevelt]
Nationality: American

Profession: US First Lady
Why Famous: The longest-serving First Lady of the United States, holding the post from March 1933 to April 1945 during her husband President Franklin D. Roosevelt's four terms in office.

A controversial First Lady for her outspokenness, she was the first presidential spouse to hold press conferences, write a syndicated newspaper column, and speak at a national convention.

Born: October 11, 1884
Star Sign: Libra
Birthplace: New York City, New York, USA

Died: November 7, 1962 (aged 78)
Cause of Death: Cardiac failure

Married Life

Historical Events in the Life of Eleanor Roosevelt

  • 1903-11-22 Franklin Roosevelt and Eleanor Roosevelt are engaged

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