Eleanor Roosevelt’s Death – Cause and Date

Born (Birthday)

Oct 11, 1884

Death Date

Nov 7, 1962

Age of Death

78 years

Cause of Death


Place of Death

Nov 7, 1962


Political Wife

The political wife Eleanor Roosevelt died at the age of 78. Here is all you want to know, and more!

Biography - A Short Wiki

The longest serving First Lady in US History and feminist icon who was known for her humanitarian efforts. In her long career in politics, she fought for an expanded role of women in the workplace, the civil rights of African-Americans, and the rights of World War II veterans and refugees.

Her uncle was former president Theodore Roosevelt.



“Great minds discuss ideas; average minds discuss events; small minds discuss people.” (Eleanor Roosevelt)


“You gain strength, courage, and confidence by every experience in which you really stop to look fear in the face. You are able to say to yourself, ‘I lived through this horror. I can take the next thing that comes along.'” (Eleanor Roosevelt)


“The future belongs to those who believe in the beauty of their dreams.” (Eleanor Roosevelt)


“A woman is like a tea bag – you can’t tell how strong she is until you put her in hot water.” (Eleanor Roosevelt)


“You must do the things you think you cannot do.” (Eleanor Roosevelt)