Summary: widow of former Maryland governor and U.S. Vice President Spiro T. Agnew (d. 1996) whose husband was plucked by Richard M. Nixon in 1968 from relative political obscurity and made him his running mate, but who later stood by her husband when he resigned in 1973 because of criminal charges.
Cause of Death: Natural causes
Born: April 23, 1921
Died: June 20, 2012
Location: Rancho Mirage, California