1961- Edith dies at the age of eighty-nine on December 28, which is coincidentally the birthday of her beloved husband Woodrow Wilson. In November of that year she suffered from a respiratory infection, and her health deteriorated for the next month until her death.
Source: Ishbel Ross, Power With Grace: The Life Story of Mrs. Woodrow Wilson, (New York: G.P. Putnam’s Sons, 1975), 344.
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