Eleanor McGovern

 

 

Age: 85

 

Summary: wife of former U.S. Senator George McGovern, the 1972 Democrat Presidential nominee who lost 49 states to Richard Nixon, who campaigned for her husband across the country and appeared frequently on TV and radio programs discussing national and international issues.

 

 

Cause of Death: Heart failure

 

Born: November 25, 1921

 

Died: January 25, 2007

 

Location: Mitchell, South Dakota