• Born date: 1949-07-03
  • Born in: Jacksonville, Florida
  • Death date: 2010-12-07
  • Death in: Chapel Hill, North Carolina
Elizabeth Edwards

Elizabeth Anania Edwards (born Mary Elizabeth Anania; July 3, 1949 – December 7, 2010) was an American attorney, a best-selling author and a health care activist. She was married to John Edwards, the former U.S. Senator from North Carolina who was the 2004 United States Democratic vice-presidential nominee.Edwards lived a private life until her husband's rise as senator and ultimately unsuccessful vice presidential and presidential campaigns.