Nelle Wilson Reagan

Nelle Wilson Reagan

Mother of Ronald Reagan
Born Jul 24, 1883
Hometown Fulton, Illinois
Died Jul 25, 1962
Death Place Santa Monica, Cal...
Religion Christian Church ...
Nationality United States
Other Names Nelle Clyde Wilson

Nelle Clyde Wilson Reagan was the mother of United States President Ronald Reagan (1911–2004) and his older brother Neil "Moon" Reagan (1908–1996).

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1883 Birth Born in 1883.


1904 21 Years Old The two were married in Fulton, Illinois in November 1904. … Read More


1926 43 Years Old Aside from her work with the church, Nelle acted in many plays. One 1926 review of the play The Ship of Faith said, "Mrs. Reagan is one of Dixon's favorite readers and has appeared before many audiences, always greatly pleasing them."


1938 55 Years Old In 1938, after both Neil and Ronald Reagan had moved to California, Ronald bought his parents a new home in Hollywood; it was the first home they had ever owned.
1941 58 Years Old Nelle's life also changed after her husband Jack's death on May 18, 1941, leaving her widowed. … Read More


1962 79 Years Old Nelle died from complications of the disease on July 25, 1962, aged 79.
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