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Eleanor Roosevelt Timeline
11 months ago
Born in New York City.
Death of Eleanor'mother, Anna Hall Roosevelt
Death of Elliott Roosevelt , her father
Eleanor is sent as a student at Allenswood Academy outside of London
Makes her first appearance in her role when returning to New York
Married Franklin D. Roosevelt
Franklin D. Roosevelt gets polio and is paralized
Joins Women's Trade Union League promoting women's labor movement. Women's divison help organize Democratic women.
Joins the League of Women Voters and later is chairperson on Legislative Affairs Committee.
Is made as director of Bureau of Women's Activities by the Democratic Committee
Franklin D. Roosevelt becomes President
Became the first women to hold a press conference and was only with women reporters
Published her first column of "My Day"
Franklin D. Roosevelt dies
Is asked to become a U.S. delegates by President Truman
The Universal Declaration of Human Rights, that Eleanor helped oraganized was presented
Is Chaired first President's Comision on Status of Women Rights
Dies at age 78 in New York City
Becomes First Lady of New York
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