Barbara Bush, the wife of the nation's 41st president and mother of the 43rd, died Tuesday at her Houston home. She was 92.

Bush was a historic first lady and a champion of many philanthropic endeavors. She was an advocate for family literacy, a lover of her dogs and the Houston Astros, and happily married for 73 years.

Take a look at her incredible life in photos:

The Bushes in recent years

The Bush family album

The wedding of George H.W. Bush and Barbara Pierce Bush

Barbara Bush through the years