Margaret Woodrow Wilson Politician

Margaret woodrow wilson

Margaret Woodrow Wilson (16 April 1886, Gainesville, Georgia – 12 February 1944, Pondicherry, India) was the daughter of President Woodrow Wilson and Ellen Louise Axson. Wilson had two sisters, Jessie W. Wilson and Eleanor R. Wilson. After her mother's death in 1914 she served as the First Lady of the United States until Woodrow's second marriage in 1915. Wilson sang and made several recordings around 1918. In 1938 she travelled to the ashram of Sri Aurobindo in Pondicherry, India where she chose to stay for the rest of her life; 6 years later she died there from a kidney infection. She was later known in the Sri Aurobindo Ashram as 'Nistha'. Sri Aurobindo gave her this name after she became a member of the Ashram; the word is Sanskrit for "sincerity." She and scholar Joseph Campbell edited the English translation of the classical work on the Hindu mystic, Sri Ramakrishna, The Gospel of Sri Ramakrishna by Swami Nikhilananda, which was published in 1942, by Ramakrishna-Vivekananda Center, New York. In her father's last will, he left her an annuity of $2500 annually as long as that amount did not exceed one-third of the annual income of his estate.

Personal details

Date of birth
April 16th, 1886
Nationality
United States of America
Date of death
February 12th, 1944 at age of 57
Place of death
Pondicherry
Cause of death
Kidney infection

Family

Parents
Siblings

Education

1. Goucher College Colleges/University

Goucher College is a private, co-educational, liberal arts college located in the northern Baltimore suburb of Towson in unincorporated Baltimore County, Maryland, on a 287 acre (1.2 km²) campus. The school has approximately 1,475 undergraduate students studying in 31 majors and six interdisciplinary programs and about 900 students studying in graduate subjects. It was one of the first colleges to embrace internships and allow its students to take a more individualized approach. In 2004, Newsweek called Goucher the college with the happiest students.

Institution info

Type Liberal arts college
Endowment
2009. 149 mil. $
Institution colors
Founded
1885
Headquarters
1021 Dulaney Valley Rd, 21204 - Baltimore, Maryland
Undergraduates
2010. 1,479
2009. 1,484
Postgraduates
2010. 820
Acceptance rate
2010. 73.0 %
Local tuition
2010. 34.6 K $
Official web page www.goucher.edu
Wikipedia article
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Institution social analysis

Notable alumni by career
Notable alumni by gender

People attended Goucher College connected by profession and/or age

b. 1896., Politician
b. 1886., Scriptwriter
b. 1885., Engineer
b. 1889., Physician
b. 1897., Chemist
b. 1969., Commentator
b. 1953., Military Person
b. 1900., Writer

Goverment positions 1

First Lady of the United States

1914-1915

Official web page

The First Lady of the United States is the host of the White House, advisor to the President, and often plays a role in social activism. The position is traditionally held by the wife of the President of the United States, concurrent with his term of office. If the President is not married, or if the President's wife is unable to act as First Lady, then the President asks a female relative or friend to fill the role. The current First Lady is Michelle Obama who, as a result of the re-election of Barack Obama on November 6, 2012, is scheduled to serve until January 20, 2017.

Other position holders

1901-1909
1909-1913
1913-1914
1915-1921
1921-1923
1923-1929
1929-1933

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