Herewith, a retrospective of the most aesthetically-pleasing First Ladies in our history.

Abigail Adams, wife of John (as played by Laura Linney)


Dolly Madison, wife of James, friend of Thomas Jefferson (She may not shine in her portrait, but she was consort to two presidents, so we’ll give it to her.)


Julia Tyler, wife of John


Frances Cleveland, wife of Grover


Grace Coolidge, wife of Calvin


Jackie Kennedy, wife of Jack


Michelle Obama, wife of Barack