American First Ladies



~ 5 of the Living U.S. First Ladies in 2013 ~

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American First Ladies: Michelle Obama; Laura Bush; Hillary Clinton; Barbara Bush and Rosalynn Carter gathered together for some photo's at the opening of the George W. Bush Presidential Library and Museum. Nancy Reagan was the only First Lady not present at the event.




Current U.S. First Lady

Michelle Obama

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YEARS AS FIRST LADY
(2009-Present)

PRESIDENT
Barack Obama - 44th President

FACTS
Facts about Michelle Obama

BIOGRAPHY
Biography of Michelle Obama


Laura Bush

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YEARS AS FIRST LADY
(2002-2009)

PRESIDENT
George W. Bush - 43rd President

FACTS
Facts about Laura Bush

BIOGRAPHY
Biography of Laura Bush


Hillary Clinton

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YEARS AS FIRST LADY
(1993-2001)

PRESIDENT
Bill Clinton - 42nd President

FACTS
Facts about Hillary Clinton

BIOGRAPHY
Biography of Hillary Clinton


Barbara Bush

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YEARS AS FIRST LADY
(1989-1993)

PRESIDENT
George H.W. Bush - 41st President

BIOGRAPHY
Biography of Barbara Bush



Nancy Reagan

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YEARS AS FIRST LADY
(1981-1989)

PRESIDENT
Ronald Reagan - 40th President

BIOGRAPHY
Biography of Nancy Reagan



Rosalynn Carter

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YEARS AS FIRST LADY
(1977-1981)

PRESIDENT
Jimmy Carter - 39th President

BIOGRAPHY
Biography of Rosalynn Carter



Betty Ford

YEARS AS FIRST LADY
(1974-1977)

PRESIDENT
Gerald Ford - 38th President

BIOGRAPHY
Biography of Betty Ford



Pat Nixon

YEARS AS FIRST LADY
(1969-1974)

PRESIDENT
Richard Nixon - 37th President

BIOGRAPHY
Biography of Pat Nixon



Lady Bird Johnson

YEARS AS FIRST LADY
(1963-1969)

PRESIDENT
Lyndon Johnson - 36th President

BIOGRAPHY
Biography of Lady Bird Johnson



Jacqueline Kennedy

YEARS AS FIRST LADY
(1961-1963)

PRESIDENT
John F. Kennedy - 35th President

BIOGRAPHY
Biography of Jacqueline Kennedy



Mamie Eisenhower

YEARS AS FIRST LADY
(1953-1961)

PRESIDENT
Dwight Eisenhower - 34th President

BIOGRAPHY
Biography of Mamie Eisenhower



Bess Truman

YEARS AS FIRST LADY
(1945-1953)

PRESIDENT
Harry Truman - 33rd President

BIOGRAPHY
Biography of Bess Truman



Eleanor Roosevelt

YEARS AS FIRST LADY
(1933-1945)

PRESIDENT
Franklin Roosevelt - 32nd President

BIOGRAPHY
Biography of Eleanor Roosevelt



Louise Hoover

YEARS AS FIRST LADY
(1929-1933)

PRESIDENT
Herbert Hoover - 31st President

BIOGRAPHY
Biography of Louise Hoover



Grace Coolidge

YEARS AS FIRST LADY
(1923-1929)

PRESIDENT
Calvin Coolidge - 30th President

BIOGRAPHY
Biography of Grace Coolidge



Florence Harding

YEARS AS FIRST LADY
(1921-1923)

PRESIDENT
Warren Harding - 29th President

BIOGRAPHY
Biography of Florence Harding



Edith Wilson

YEARS AS FIRST LADY
(1915-1921)

PRESIDENT
Woodrow Wilson - 28th President

BIOGRAPHY
Biography of Edith Wilson



Ellen Wilson

YEARS AS FIRST LADY
(1913-1914)

PRESIDENT
Woodrow Wilson - 28th President

BIOGRAPHY
Biography of Ellen Wilson



Helen Taft

YEARS AS FIRST LADY
(1909-1913)

PRESIDENT
William Taft - 27th President

BIOGRAPHY
Biography of Helen Taft



Edith Roosevelt

YEARS AS FIRST LADY
(1901-1909)

PRESIDENT
Theodore Roosevelt - 26th President

BIOGRAPHY
Biography of Edith Roosevelt



Ida McKinley

YEARS AS FIRST LADY
(1897-1901)

PRESIDENT
William McKinley - 25th President

BIOGRAPHY
Biography of Ida McKinley



Caroline Harrison

YEARS AS FIRST LADY
(1889-1892)

PRESIDENT
Benjamin Harrison - 23rd President

BIOGRAPHY
Biography of Caroline Harrison



Frances Cleveland

YEARS AS FIRST LADY
(1886-1889)
(1893-1897)

PRESIDENT
Grover Cleveland - 22nd and 24th President

BIOGRAPHY
Biography of Frances Cleveland



Ellen Arthur

YEARS AS FIRST LADY
(Never served as first lady)

PRESIDENT
Chester Arthur - 21st President

BIOGRAPHY
Biography of Ellen Arthur



Lucretia Garfield

YEARS AS FIRST LADY
(1881)

PRESIDENT
James Abram Garfield - 20th President

BIOGRAPHY
Biography of Lucretia Garfield



Lucy Hayes

YEARS AS FIRST LADY
(1877-1881)

PRESIDENT
Rutherford B. Hayes - 19th President

BIOGRAPHY
Biography of Lucy Hayes



Julia Grant

YEARS AS FIRST LADY
(1869-1877)

PRESIDENT
Ulysses S. Grant - 18th President

BIOGRAPHY
Biography of Julia Grant



Eliza Johnson

YEARS AS FIRST LADY
(1865-1869)

PRESIDENT
Andrew Johnson - 17th President

BIOGRAPHY
Biography of Eliza Johnson



Mary Todd Lincoln

YEARS AS FIRST LADY
(1861-1865)

PRESIDENT
Abraham Lincoln - 16th President

BIOGRAPHY
Biography of Mary Todd Lincoln



Harriet Lane

YEARS AS FIRST LADY
(1857-1861)

PRESIDENT
James Buchanan - 15th President

BIOGRAPHY
Biography of Harriet Lane



Jane Pierce

YEARS AS FIRST LADY
(1853-1857)

PRESIDENT
Franklin Pierce - 14th President

BIOGRAPHY
Biography of Jane Pierce



Abigail Fillmore

YEARS AS FIRST LADY
(1850-1853)

PRESIDENT
Millard Fillmore - 13th President

BIOGRAPHY
Biography of Abigail Fillmore



Margaret Taylor

YEARS AS FIRST LADY
(1849-1850)

PRESIDENT
Zachary Taylor - 12th President

BIOGRAPHY
Biography of Margaret Taylor



Sarah Polk

YEARS AS FIRST LADY
(1845-1849)

PRESIDENT
James Polk - 11th President

BIOGRAPHY
Biography of Sarah Polk



Julia Tyler

YEARS AS FIRST LADY
(1844-1845)

PRESIDENT
John Tyler - 10th President

BIOGRAPHY
Biography of Julia Tyler



Letitia Tyler

YEARS AS FIRST LADY
(1841-1842)

PRESIDENT
John Tyler - 10th President

BIOGRAPHY
Biography of Letitia Tyler



Anna Harrison

YEARS AS FIRST LADY
(1841, March 4-April 4)

PRESIDENT
William Henry Harrison - 9th President

BIOGRAPHY
Biography of Anna Harrison



Hannah Van Buren

YEARS AS FIRST LADY
(Never served as first lady)

PRESIDENT
Martin Van Buren - 8th President

BIOGRAPHY
Biography of Hannah Van Buren



Rachel Jackson

YEARS AS FIRST LADY
(Never Served as First Lady)

PRESIDENT
Andrew Jackson - 7th President

BIOGRAPHY
Biography of Rachel Jackson



Louisa Adams

YEARS AS FIRST LADY
(1825-1829)

PRESIDENT
John Quincy Adams - 6th President

BIOGRAPHY
Biography of Louisa Adams



Elizabeth Monroe

YEARS AS FIRST LADY
(1817-1825)

PRESIDENT
James Monroe - 5th President

BIOGRAPHY
Biography of Elizabeth Monroe



Dolley Madison

YEARS AS FIRST LADY
(1809-1817)

PRESIDENT
James Madison - 4th President

BIOGRAPHY
Biography of Dolley Madison



Martha Jefferson

YEARS AS FIRST LADY
(Never served as First Lady)

PRESIDENT
Thomas Jefferson - 3rd President

BIOGRAPHY
Biography of Martha Jefferson



Abigail Adams

YEARS AS FIRST LADY
(1797-1801)

PRESIDENT
John Adams - 2nd President

BIOGRAPHY
Biography of Abigail Adams



Martha Washington

YEARS AS FIRST LADY
(1789-1797)

PRESIDENT
George Washington - 1st President

BIOGRAPHY
Biography of Martha Washington





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