BirthdayJuly 3, 1949
BirthplaceJacksonville, USA

Celebrity biographies

  1. About Elizabeth Edwards

    Full name: Elizabeth Edwards
    Also known as: Elizabeth Edwards, Edwards, Elizabeth
    Professions: deceased wife of John Edwards
    Nationality: American
    Work: Wife of the Democratic Vice-Presidential Nominee

  2. Elizabeth Edwards Death information

    Died: Tuesday, 7th of December, 2010 (Age: 61)

  3. Elizabeth Edwards Biography

    Elizabeth Anania Edwards (born Mary Elizabeth Anania; July 3, 1949 – December 7, 2010) was an American attorney, a best-selling author and a health care activist. She was married to John Edwards, the former U.S. Senator from North Carolina who was the 2004 United States Democratic vice-presidential nominee.Edwards lived a private life until her husband's rise as senator and ultimately unsuccessful vice presidential and presidential campaigns. She was his chief policy advisor during his presidential bid, and was instrumental in pushing him towards more liberal stances on subjects such as universal health care. She was also an advocate of gay marriage and was against the war in Iraq, both topics about which she and her husband disagreed.In the final years of her life, Edwards publicly dealt with her husband's admission of an extramarital affair and her breast cancer, writing two books and making numerous media appearances. She separated from John Edwards in early 2010. On December 6, 2010, her family announced that her cancer had spread and her doctors had recommended that further treatment would be unproductive. She died the following day.

  4. Elizabeth Edwards Family

    Spouse: John Edwards
    Childrens: Jack, Wade, Emma Claire

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