First Lady Barbara Pierce
b.8 Jun 1925 Rye, Westchester, New York, USA
m. 6 AUG 1918
Facts and Events
Barbara Pierce met George Bush when she was just sixteen at a Christmas dance. They were engaged before he went off to World War II, and married shortly after he returned. She raised their six children while they moved over 30 times and George worked various government jobs. She was Second Lady of the United States while he was vice president for eight years, and First Lady from 1989 to 1993. Her focus was literacy.
For more information, see the EN Wikipedia article Barbara Bush.