A Look Back at Former First Lady Nancy Reagan's Life

Nancy Reagan, actress, activist and the wife of Ronald Reagan, has died at her home in California. She was 94 years old.
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    First lady Nancy Reagan is shown standing in the Red Room of the White House in this March 4, 1981, photo.
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    Former first lady Nancy Reagan arrived at a dinner hosted by Britain's Queen Elizabeth for U.S. President George W. Bush at the British Embassy in Washington, D.C., in 2007.
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    Michael Jackson with President and Nancy Reagan in 1984 at the White House prior to receiving an award from the president for his contribution to a drunken driving awareness program.
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    President Ronald Reagan and first lady Nancy Reagan during the inaugural parade in Washington, D.C., on Jan. 20, 1981.
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    Ronald Reagan, California’s 33rd governor, at inaugural ceremonies on Jan. 5, 1967, in Sacramento, Calif. To his right is Nancy Reagan.
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    Nancy Reagan at home in 1966.
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    Ronald Reagan with his wife American actress Nancy Davis, their daughter Patti Davis and their infant son Ron Jr., circa 1955.
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    Republican presidential candidate Ronald Reagan and his running mate George Bush in Detroit in 1980 as the final curtain draws near on the 1980 Republican National Convention.
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    Prince Charles and Princess Diana meet President Ronald Reagan and first lady Nancy Reagan at the White House in 1985.
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    Nancy Reagan dances with Frank Sinatra at President Reagan's 70th birthday, in 1981 at the White House.
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    Ronald Reagan and Nancy Reagan, circa 1952.
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    Ronald Reagan and his wife Nancy at their mountain ranch near Santa Barbara, Calif., in 1976.
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    Nancy Reagan kissed the casket of her husband and former President Ronald Reagan inside the rotunda of the Capitol in Washington, D.C., in 2004.
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    President Barack Obama escorted former first lady Nancy Reagan to a signing ceremony for the Ronald Reagan Centennial Commission Act in the Diplomatic Reception Room of the White House in Washington, D.C., in 2009.
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