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Overview (3)

Date of Birth 24 February 1919Austin, Texas, USA
Date of Death 31 August 2006Austin, Texas, USA  (natural causes)
Birth NameIdanell Brill

Mini Bio (1)

Nellie Connally was born on February 24, 1919 in Austin, Texas, USA as Idanell Brill. She was married to John Connally. She died on August 31, 2006 in Austin.

Spouse (1)

John Connally (21 November 1940 - 15 June 1993) (his death) (4 children)

Trivia (5)

Was in the Ford Lincoln Continental together with her husband, then-Texas governor John Connally, U.S. first lady Jacqueline Kennedy and U.S. president John F. Kennedy when the latter was assassinated in Dallas, 22 November 1963.
Sister-in-law of Merrill Connally.
Mother of Sharon Connally, Mark M. Connally, John B. Connally III and Kathleen Connally.
Release of her book, "From Love Field: Our Final Hours with President John F. Kennedy" by Nellie Connally with Mickey Herskowitz. [2003]
Release of her book, "In History's Shadow" by Nellie Connally with Mickey Herskowitz. [1993]

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