Former U.S. First Lady Betty Ford dies at age 93. Marie-Claire Fennessy reports
Former US First Lady Betty Ford has died at the age of 93. She will be remembered for her work in raising breast cancer awareness and founding the Betty Ford Center. A rehabilitation clinic. Overcoming her own alcohol and prescription drug addictions that it helped found the center in 1982. Wife of late president Gerald Ford she was one stop the fighting First Lady by time magazine teacher her outspoken views. During her husband's time in office she strongly supportive of women's rights and worked in -- to pass the equal rights amendment. Which sought to give women and men equality under the -- America fantasy Richards.