Alice Roosevelt Longworth

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Birthday
12, 1884
Birthplace
New York City, NY
Death Date
Feb 20, 1980 (96)
Birth Sign
Aquarius
Birthday
12, 1884
Birthplace
New York City, NY
Death Date
Feb 20, 1980 (96)

About

The oldest child of former US President Theodore Roosevelt, she was an American socialite who famously quipped, "If you haven't got anything nice to say about anybody, come sit next to me."

Before Fame

She became a fashion icon and instant celebrity at age seventeen due to her father's assumption of office.

Trivia

During the Kennedy and Johnson administrations she became a Democrat, and she identified herself as a hedonist during a 60 Minutes interview.

Family Life

Her parents were President Theodore Roosevelt and Alice Hathaway Lee.

Associated With

Her fifth cousin Franklin D. Roosevelt served as the 32nd President of the United States.

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