Mary Todd Lincoln

1818 - 1882

Mary Todd Lincoln

Mary Lincoln (née Todd; December 13, 1818 – July 16, 1882) was the wife of the 16th President of the United States, Abraham Lincoln, and as such the First Lady of the United States from 1861 to 1865. Today, she is commonly known as Mary Todd Lincoln, though she did not use the name Todd after marrying. She was a member of a large, wealthy Kentucky family, and was well educated. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Mary Todd Lincoln has received more than 3,376,859 page views. Her biography is available in 42 different languages on Wikipedia making her the 279th most popular companion.

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Among companions, Mary Todd Lincoln ranks 280 out of 586Before her are Anna Porphyrogenita, Elisabeth of Romania, Maria Sophia of Neuburg, Eurydice II of Macedon, Julia Drusilla, and Margaret of France, Queen of England and Hungary. After her are Meritamen, Statilia Messalina, Licinia Eudoxia, Juwayriyya bint al-Harith, Judith of Flanders, and Mercedes of Orléans.

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Among people born in 1818, Mary Todd Lincoln ranks 23Before her are Sophie of Württemberg, François d'Orléans, Prince of Joinville, Ernest II, Duke of Saxe-Coburg and Gotha, Angelo Secchi, Hermann Kolbe, and Thomas Mayne Reid. After her are Archduke Karl Ferdinand of Austria, Tewodros II, Zachris Topelius, Emperor Norton, Frederick Douglass, and Heinrich Göbel. Among people deceased in 1882, Mary Todd Lincoln ranks 18Before her are Francesco Hayez, Joseph Liouville, William Stanley Jevons, Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, Sergey Nechayev, and Vasily Perov. After her are Henri Giffard, Pierre Guillaume Frédéric le Play, Friedrich Reinhold Kreutzwald, Ignacy Łukasiewicz, Karl-Maria Kertbeny, and Princess Maria Pia of Bourbon-Two Sicilies.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Mary Todd Lincoln ranks 1,233 out of 12,171Before her are Joyce Carol Oates (1938), A. L. Kroeber (1876), Tobey Maguire (1975), Anne Baxter (1923), Robert Fogel (1926), and Edward Snowden (1983). After her are Frank Langella (1938), Tecumseh (1768), Marion Zimmer Bradley (1930), Cesar Romero (1907), Anne Hathaway (1982), and James Abbott McNeill Whistler (1834).

Among COMPANIONS In United States

Among companions born in United States, Mary Todd Lincoln ranks 5Before her are Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis (1929), Michelle Obama (1964), Priscilla Presley (1945), and Martha Washington (1731). After her are Linda McCartney (1941), Pat Nixon (1912), Rosalynn Carter (1927), Laura Bush (1946), Mamie Eisenhower (1896), Abigail Adams (1744), and Ellen Axson Wilson (1860).