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President Gerald Ford’s wife who was the First Lady of the United States from 1974 to 1977. She was known for her candidness and for founding the Betty Ford Center for substance abuse and addiction.
She was married twice; her first marriage was to an insurance salesman and childhood friend, William C. Warren.
How did Betty Ford die?
Betty Ford's death was caused by Natural Causes.
|Cause of death||Natural Causes|
|Age of death||93 years|
|Birthday||April 8, 1918|
|Death date||July 8, 2011|
|Place of death||Eisenhower Health, Rancho Mirage, California, United States|
|Place of burial||The Gerald Ford Presidential Museum, Grand Rapids, Michigan, United States|
It’s always been my feeling that God lends you your children until they’re about eighteen years old. If you haven’t made your points with them by then, it’s too late.Betty Ford
I really didn’t want to have my name on the center, because it just seemed like it was too much of a personal thing.Betty Ford
I think once I made up my mind that I was allergic to alcohol, and that’s what I learned, it made sense to me. And I think it was kind of pointed out that you know if you were allergic to strawberries, you wouldn’t eat strawberries. And that made sense to me.Betty Ford
I know I was an alcoholic because I was preoccupied whether alcohol was going to be served or not.Betty Ford
Not my power, but the power of the position, a power which could be used to help.Betty Ford