Children of this Relationship
|Lucius Wade||7/18/1979||16 yrs.*||Male||Biological|
|Catharine Elizabeth||3/4/1982||35 yrs.||Female||Biological|
|Emma Claire||1998||19 yrs.||Female||Biological|
* Age at time of death
Relationship Information, Quotes, and Trivia
Where and/or how did John Edwards and Elizabeth Edwards meet?
They met while attending the University of North Carolina.
Why did John Edwards and Elizabeth Edwards break up?
Other Relationship Information about John Edwards and Elizabeth Edwards:
Wade was killed in a car accident in 1996.
On March 22, 2007, John and Elizabeth announced that she was diagnosed with stage IV breast cancer.
John and Elizabeth started the Wade Edwards Foundation in memory of their son.
Classic Quotes by John Edwards and Elizabeth Edwards about their relationship:
"I wanted him to be faithful to me...It was enormously important to me. This woman had spotted him in the hotel...she had verified that it was John. When he walked back, she was standing in front of the hotel. 'You are so hot' are the words she said to him...I'm not going there in any way." Elizabeth Edwards 5/5/2009
"I think that my family is entitled to every detail, they've been told every detail. I know it's not possible that the child could be mine...It's been over for a long time." John Edwards 5/5/2009
"I've seen a picture of the baby. I have no idea, it doesn't look like my children." Elizabeth Edwards 5/5/2009
"Now you know why Elizabeth is so amazing, right?! John Edwards 2009
"She is my conscience." John Edwards 2009