Full Name: Mary Todd Lincoln
Profession: First Lady of the United States
Why Famous: The wife of the sixteenth President of the United States, Abraham Lincoln, and the First Lady of the United States from 1861 to 1865.
- 1842-11-04 U.S. first lady Mary Todd Lincoln (23) weds US president Abraham Lincoln (33) in Springfield, Illinois
- 1870-07-14 The United States Congress grants Mary Todd Lincoln a life pension in the amount of $3,000 a year