|Birth Day||October 11, 1884|
|Birth Place||New York City, NY|
|Age||135 YEARS OLD|
|Died On||Nov 7, 1962 (age 78)|
The longest serving First Lady in US History and feminist icon who was known for her humanitarian efforts. In her long career in politics, she fought for an expanded role of women in the workplace, the civil rights of African-Americans, and the rights of World War II veterans and refugees.
She did volunteer work for the New York Junior League and became fluent in French.
She had a very close relationship with Associated Press reporter Lorena Hickok and many historians contend that there was a sexual component to their friendship.
Her uncle was former President Theodore Roosevelt.