Someone has rightly said that behind every great president is his warm, social, civic-minded spouse (think Michelle Obama, Laura Bush, and Hillary Clinton!) Gone are the days when the first lady was solely a goodwill ambassador of her president husband. Over the years, the first ladies of America has managed to break the shackles of that stereotype, now emerging as an epitome of beauty with brains and the power to influence society and country at large. That is right! Modern day history is rife with many exemplary first ladies who instead of underplaying their lives and hiding behind the shadow of their powerful husbands have dazzled the world with their intellect, splendor, humor, and appeal. They are the first ladies who refused to shy away from the center stage. They are the first ladies who confidently took on the world stage to voice their opinions and oppose the wrongdoings. American presidents have been lucky enough to marry such forward-thinking, progressive, open-minded beauties whom America reveres as its first ladies. Acquaint yourselves to the timeline, trivia, and facts about some of America's most-famous first ladies in the biographies here.
Melania TrumpMelania Trump

26 April 1970

Michelle ObamaMichelle Obama

17 January 1964

Hillary ClintonHillary Clinton

26 October 1947

Eleanor RooseveltEleanor Roosevelt

11 October 1884

Barbara BushBarbara Bush

08 June 1925

Nancy ReaganNancy Reagan

06 July 1921

Mary Todd LincolnMary Todd Lincoln

13 December 1818

Laura BushLaura Bush

04 November 1946

Abigail AdamsAbigail Adams

11 November 1744

Lady Bird JohnsonLady Bird Johnson

22 December 1912

Martha WashingtonMartha Washington

02 June 1731

Rosalynn CarterRosalynn Carter

18 August 1927

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Dolley MadisonDolley Madison

20 May 1768

Jackie KennedyJackie Kennedy

28 July 1929

Helen TaftHelen Herron Taft

02 June 1861

Abigail FillmoreAbigail Fillmore

13 March 1798

Anna HarrisonAnna Harrison

25 July 1775

Frances ClevelandFrances Cleveland

21 July 1864

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Jacqueline Kennedy OnassisJacqueline Kennedy Onassis

28 July 1929

Pat NixonPat Nixon

16 March 1912

Bess TrumanBess Truman

13 February 1885

Julia GrantJulia Grant

26 January 1826

Jacqueline Lee Bouvier Kennedy OnassisJacqueline Lee Bouvier Kennedy Onassis

28 July 1929