Which First Lady Was An Alcoholic?

Who played Betty Ford?

The Betty Ford StoryStarringGena Rowlands Josef Sommer Nan WoodsMusic byArthur B.

RubinsteinCountry of originUnited StatesOriginal languageEnglish17 more rows.

Is Betty Ford still alive?

Deceased (1918–2011)Betty Ford/Living or Deceased

Who was Betty Ford married to?

Gerald Fordm. 1948–2006William C. Warrenm. 1942–1947Betty Ford/Spouse

When did Betty Ford die?

July 8, 2011Betty Ford/Date of death

Where was Betty Ford from?

Chicago, Illinois, United StatesBetty Ford/Place of birth

How old is Betty Ford?

93 years (1918–2011)Betty Ford/Age at death

What was Gerald Ford before Vice President?

Ford previously served as the 40th vice president of the United States from December 1973 to August 1974. Ford is the only person to have served as both vice president and president without being elected to either office by the Electoral College.

Which president’s wife was an alcoholic?

The Betty Ford Center In 1978, the Ford family staged an intervention and forced her to confront her alcoholism and an addiction to opioid analgesics, which had been prescribed in the early 1960s for a pinched nerve. “I liked alcohol,” she wrote in her 1987 memoir. “It made me feel warm.