Eleanor Roosevelt (age 48) on 20 July 1933/ Wikimedia commons Compiled by Egypt Today
CAIRO – 6 October 2017: “The future belongs to those who believe in the beauty of their dreams.” - Eleanor Roosevelt
Anna Eleanor Roosevelt or better known as Eleanor Roosevelt was the American First Lady, wife of President Franklin D. Roosevelt. She was born on October 11, 1884 and had a key role as a politician who sought to help and inspire Americans.
She helped her husband with spreading his policies and applying them, and she also worked hard defending civil rights. Eleanor Roosevelt was the American First Lady from 1933 to 1945, but she kept on serving humanity until her last days. She passed away on November 7, 1962, after establishing herself as one of the most admired women from the 20th century according to Gallup's List of Widely Admired People.
● Even after the death of President Roosevelt, Eleanor Roosevelt carried on her international work as an advocate for her husband’s policies.
● She founded the UN Association of the United States which was a great step in helping form the United Nations as we know it today, according to Good Reads.
Another quote for the road:
“Do one thing every day that scares you.”