Keyword: Danielle Mitterrand

Book tells of private misery of France’s ‘First Ladies’

Author reveals the boredom, frustration and the feeling of being sidelined that has been endured by Premières Dames in recent decades.

Former French First Lady Danielle Mitterrand dies, aged 87

Danielle Mitterrand, the humanitarian campaigner and widow of former French President François Mitterrand, has died in a Paris hospital aged 87.