Janet Lee Bouvier

Janet Lee Bouvier

Born Dec 3, 1907

Janet Morris was an American socialite. She was the mother of former United States First Lady Jacqueline Bouvier Kennedy Onassis and Lee Radziwill. She often stood in for her daughter Jacqueline as hostess for official White House functions. She was the mother-in-law of United States President John F. Kennedy.… Read More

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1907 Birth Born on December 3, 1907.


1928 20 Years Old They were married on July 7, 1928, and had two daughters: Jacqueline Lee (1929–1994) and Caroline Lee (b. March 3, 1933). "Black Jack" Bouvier's womanizing and drinking led to a separation in 1936, a brief reconciliation for a few months in 1937, and then a divorce in 1940.


1942 34 Years Old Janet's second husband was Hugh D. Auchincloss, Jr., an attorney and Standard Oil heir; she was his third wife. They were married on June 21, 1942, and had two children: Janet Jennings Auchincloss Rutherfurd (1945–1985) and James Lee Auchincloss, born in 1947.


1979 71 Years Old Her third marriage, after Auchincloss' death, was to Bingham "Booch" Morris on October 25, 1979.
1981 73 Years Old Though they separated in 1981, the marriage lasted until her death eight years later, aged 81, from complications arising from Alzheimer's disease, in Newport, Rhode Island. … Read More
1989 82 Years Old Died on July 22, 1989.
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