Patti Davis

Author + Daughter of Ronald Reagan and Nancy Davis
Born Oct 21, 1952

Patti Davis is an American actress and author. She is the daughter of former President of the United States Ronald Reagan and Reagan's second wife, First Lady Nancy Reagan. Davis was called the "black sheep" of the Reagan children, and her many conflicts with her parents have been well publicized. She is the older sister of Ron Reagan, the half-sister of the late Maureen Reagan, and has an adopted brother, Michael Reagan.… Read More

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1952 Birth Patricia Ann Reagan was born to Ronald and Nancy Reagan on October 21, 1952, in Los Angeles, California. … Read More


1970 17 Years Old She went to grade school at The John Thomas Dye School in Bel Air, and graduated from the Orme School of Arizona in 1970. … Read More


1984 31 Years Old …  In 1984, she married Paul Grilley, a yoga instructor. They divorced in 1990.
1986 33 Years Old In 1986, she published her first novel, Home Front. … Read More


2007 54 Years Old Her original screenplay, Spring Thaw, became the 2007 Hallmark Channel movie Sacrifices of the Heart starring Melissa Gilbert and Ken Howard.
2011 58 Years Old In 2011, she launched "Beyond Alzheimer's" at UCLA, which she still runs.
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