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A previously published photo by the great Alfred Eisenstaedt captures Jackie Kennedy somehow looking at once regal and wholly at ease while seated on a bus. “A lady,” Norman Mailer wrote of Jacqueline Kennedy, “whose face might be too imaginative for the taste of a democracy which likes its first ladies to be executives of home-management.” See more photos here.
Jackie Kennedy, one of the classic beauties of my time. First Ladies up to this point, had been older women with no sense of style. Jackie, single-handedly, forever changed the role and style of first ladies. She was one of the first trendsetters of modern times.