- Joan and Kitty Dukakis -
First photo : Joan Kennedy visited historic Plymouth on June 29, 1976 to attend several preview ceremonies for a Bicentennial art exhibition about women in America’s history at Plymouth’s Pilgrim Hall. The exhibit is entitled “Remember The Ladies — Women in America 1750-1815.” Joining her (L-R) : Kitty Dukakis, wife of Mass. Gov. Michael Dukakis; First lady Betty Ford; Congresswoman Margaret Heckler; and Nancy Kissinger, wife of Secretary of State Henry Kissinger.
Second photo : Massachusetts Governor Michael Dukakis, Kitty Dukakis, Joan & Ted.
Joan and Kitty actually have a lot in common : both were born the same year (1936), both battled alcoholism and depression, both were almost first ladies : Joan (1980) and Kitty (1988, Michael Dukakis was up against George HW Bush). Both of them are also graduates of Lesley College.