Florence Harding (1860-1924) was an American first lady (1921-23) and the wife of Warren G. Harding, 29th president of the United States. Energetic, strong-willed and popular, she was an important influence on her husband's business and political careers.
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On this day in 1915, President Woodrow Wilson marries Edith Galt in Washington, D.C. The bride was 43 and the groom was 59. It was the second marriage for…
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Florence Harding was a lifelong supporter of the women's suffrage movement, and following the passage of the 19th Amendment in August 1920, she became the first woman able to vote for her own husband for president.
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