Abigail Van Buren

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Birthday
4, 1918
Birthplace
Iowa
Death Date
Jan 16, 2013 (94)
Birth Sign
Cancer
Birthday
4, 1918
Birthplace
Iowa
Death Date
Jan 16, 2013 (94)

About

Advice column writer of Dear Abby, a column which set out to solve newspaper readers' personal problems.

Before Fame

She graduated Morningside College with her twin sister.

Trivia

Her legacy and column are now carried on by her daughter, Jeanne Phillips.

Family Life

She married Morton Phillips and together they had a daughter named Jeanne and a son named Edward.

Associated With

She got took her last name from President Martin Van Buren.