First Ladies Past and Present

Naina Yeltsina

Naina Yeltsina

Articles: Baum, Geraldine. “The Reluctant First Lady: Profile: Naina Yeltsin is no Raisa Gorbachev. But she is giving the Russian people what they expect–a political wife who is traditional, anonymous and colorless.” Los Angeles Times, June 15, 1992. Websites: Naina Yeltsina – Wikipedia Videos: Наина Ельцина – о Егоре Гайдаре: “Гайдар – человек широкой мысли […]

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Carla Bruni Sarkozy (France)

Carla Bruni Sarkozy (France)

Articles: Aitkenhead, Decca “Carla Bruni: Sarkozy and me,” The Guardian, June 1, 2013. Books: Stange, Mary Zeiss, Carol K. Oyster, and Jane Sloan. 2011. Encyclopedia of Women in Today’s World. Thousand Oaks, Calif: Sage Reference. Carla Bruni – Mannequin, artiste et 1ère Dame (French) Websites: Carla Bruni Biography – bio.com Carla Bruni Sarkozy – Wikipedia Videos: Carla’s […]

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Aurora Quezon (Philippines)

Aurora Quezon (Philippines)

Books: Gwekoh, Sol H. 1950. Aurora A. Quezon: Her Life and Deeds. Manila: Fortune Publishers. Websites: Aurora Quezon – Wikipedia Videos: Aurora Aragon Quezon Docu [Min: 15:00] (Filipino language) Lakbay Kasaysayan – Aurora Aragon Quezon [Min: 1:13] (Filipino language)        

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Raisa Gorbachev (Russia)

Raisa Gorbachev (Russia)

Articles: Bohlen, Celestine “Raisa Gorbachev, the Chic Soviet First Lady of the Glasnost Era, Is Dead at 67,” New York Times, September 21, 1999. Books: Smorodinskaya, Tatiana, Karen Evans-Romaine, and Helena Goscilo. 2007. Encyclopedia of contemporary Russian culture. London: Routledge. Websites: Raisa Gorbachev Biography – Biography Online Raisa Gorbachev – Wikipedia Videos: Russia: Raisa Gorbachev Funeral […]

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Imelda Marcos (Philippines)

Imelda Marcos (Philippines)

Websites: Escalante, Shirley. “Imelda Marcos shoe museum: The excess of a regime that still haunts the Philippines,” ABC.net, October 1, 2016. Ray, Michael. “Imelda Marcos: Filipino Public Figure,” – Encyclopædia Britannica Imelda Marcos Biography – bio.com Imelda Marcos Fast Facts – CNN Library, June 29, 2016. Marcos, Imelda (1929—) – Encyclopedia.com  Imelda Marcos – Wikipedia   […]

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