Lady Bird Johnson, First Lady of wildflowers!
This woman was born on December 22, 1912 as Claudia Alta Taylor in Karnack, Texas. She died nearly 95 years later as Lady Bird Johnson, one of the most influential First Ladies the United States ha...
From Martha to Michelle: The changing faces (and fashions) of America's 43 First Ladies
Each has taken a unique approach to a role that is left much for the woman herself to define. While current First Lady Michelle Obama and predecessors such as Jacqueline Kennedy and Eleanor Roosevelt have taken on roles very much in the public domain, others have shied away.
Mary Anna Jackson, wife of Stonewall Jackson. 1850. It is believed that Stonewall Jackson loved Mary Anna fervently and was totally devoted to her. Mary Anna was General Jackson's second wife. She had two daughters to the General. Anna their first daughter died soon after childbirth. Then later Julia was born just before his death. Julia died in her twenties. Mary Anna lived till 83. She died in 1915.