Betty Ford

Betty Ford bio

Birth Name: Elizabeth Ann Bloomer

Occupation: Political Wife

Place Of Birth: Chicago

Date Of Birth: April 8, 1918

Date Of Death: July 8, 2011

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: White

Nationality: American

Betty Ford was born on the 8th of April, 1918. She was famous for being a Political Wife. President Gerald Ford ‘s wife who was the First Lady of the United States from 1974 to 1977. She was known for her candidness and for founding the Betty Ford Center for substance abuse and addiction.

Betty Ford was born in Chicago. She modeled, taught dance lessons, and worked with children in the aftermath the stock market crash of 1929. She founded the Betty Ford Center in 1982 after she had a successful recovery from alcohol abuse in the late 70’s.

Betty Ford was a Aries and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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Betty Ford was born in 1910s. The 1910s represented the culmination of European militarism. Discover what happened on this day.

Elizabeth Ann Bloomer is part of G.I. Generation also known as The Greatest Generation. This generation experienced much of their youth during the Great Depression and rapid technological innovation such as the radio and the telephone. The initials "G.I." is military terminology referring to "Government Issue" or "General Issue".


Betty’s Elizabeth Ann Bloomer attended Central High School, Grand Rapids, MI (1936) and Bennington College, VT.


Betty Ford’s mother’s name is unknown at this time and her father’s name is under review. We will continue to update information on Betty Ford’s parents.

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Personal Life

Like many famous people and celebrities, Betty Ford kept her personal life private. Once more details are available, we will update this section.

Betty Ford was born in the Year of the Horse.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME: Elizabeth Ann Bloomer
NICKNAME: Elizabeth Ann Bloomer Warren Ford, Elizabeth Ann Ford
RELIGION: Anglican / Episcopalian



Zodiac Sign: Betty Ford was a Aries. People of this zodiac sign like physical challenges, taking on leadership roles, individual sports and dislike inactivity, delays, and work that doesn't use one's talents. The strengths of this sign are being courageous, determined, confident, enthusiastic, optimistic, while weaknesses can be to be impatient, moody, short-tempered, impulsive and aggressive. The greatest overall compatibility with Aries is Libra and Leo.

Chinese Zodiac: Betty Ford was born in the Year of the Rabbit. People born under this sign are seen as warm-hearted and easygoing. Independence is one of their greatest strengths, but sometimes they're overly frank with others.

Ruling Planet: Betty Ford had a ruling planet of Mars and has a ruling planet of Mars and by astrological associations Tuesday is ruled by Mars. This planet symbolizes the principle of assertive drive and energy. People who are born with Mars as the ruling planet have huge drive, aggression and commpetitiveness.

Betty Ford’s birth sign is Aries and she had a ruling planet of Mars.

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