"Alice Lee Roosevelt Longworth" was an American writer and prominent socialite. She was the oldest child of U.S. President Theodore Roosevelt/Theodore "T.R." Roosevelt, Jr. (1858–1919). She was the only child of Roosevelt and his first wife, Alice Hathaway Lee Roosevelt/Alice Hathaway Lee (1861–84).
Alice led an unconventional and controversial life. Her marriage to United States House of Representatives/Representative Nicholas Longworth/Nicholas Longworth III (Republican Party (United States)/Republican-Ohio), a party leader and 43rd Speaker of the U.S. House of Representatives, was shaky, and her only child Paulina Longworth Sturm/Paulina was a result of her affair with Senator William Borah/William Edgar Borah of Idaho. She temporarily became a Democratic Party (United States)/Democrat during the John F. Kennedy/Kennedy and Lyndon B. Johnson/Johnson administrations, and said in a 60 Minutes interview with Eric Sevareid, televised on February 17, 1974, that she was a "hedonism/hedonist".If you enjoy these quotes, be sure to check out other famous writers! More Alice Roosevelt Longworth on Wikipedia.