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Eleanor Roosevelt

29th First Lady of the United States


Full Name: Anna Eleanor Roosevelt

Born: October 11, 1884

Birthplace: New York, New York

Father: Elliott B. Roosevelt (1860-1894)

Mother: Anna Hall Roosevelt (1863-1892)

Husband: Franklin D. Roosevelt (1882-1945)

Married: March 17, 1905

Religious Preference: Unknown

Previous Experience: First Lady of New York

Age at Inauguration: 48

Served: March 4, 1933 - April 12, 1945

Died: November 7, 1962

Age at Death: 78

Buried: Hyde Park, New York

First Lady at Time of Death: Jackie Kennedy