The Children of Gerald Ford

Portrait of the Ford Family

President Gerald Ford had three boys and one daughter with his wife, Betty Ford. Many Americans perceived the First Family as lively, lively, youthful, and, most all, typical—attributes that helped the American public’s comfort level with Ford, a man they had not chosen as President. He was the only President in American … Read more

Children of Lyndon Johnson

Portrait of the Johnson family

Lyndon Baines Johnson was born in Texas but spent much of his career in Washington, D.C. He married Claudia “Lady Bird” Alta Taylor in 1934; she was one of America’s most active First Ladies, tirelessly advocating for her husband and career; her most lasting achievement was the Highway Beautification Act well as … Read more

Children of John F. Kennedy

Portrait of John Kennedy with his children

Most Americans became obsessed with President John F. Kennedy and First Lady Jackie Kennedy in the early 1960s while they were in office. JFK and Jackie became a brand-new kind of President and First Lady: young, attractive, and chic to boot. After JFK’s assassination in 1963, the couple’s status as one of … Read more

Children of Herbert Hoover

Children of Herbert Hoover

On February 10, 1899, in Monterey, California, Herbert and Lou Hoover married. Following that, Lou accompanied her husband on his trip to Asia. Herbert, Jr. and Allan, the couple’s two grandchildren, were born to them.  Herbert Jr. and Allan, who were born before their father’s political career began, were more affected by … Read more

Woodrow Wilson’s Children

Woodrow Wilson served from 1913 to 1921 as the twenty-eighth President of the United States. He served as the 34th Governor of New Jersey before becoming President, and he was a professor of political science and the 13th President of Princeton University before that. In this article, find out who are the … Read more