Published Mar 6, 2016 at 1:23 PM | Updated at 7:04 AM EST on Mar 7, 2016
Nancy Davis was an actress in Hollywood when she first met a young actor named Ronald Reagan. Over the next five decades, she remained at his side - and an influential voice in his ear - as he entered politics, served as governor of California and then two terms as president of the United States. Nancy Reagan died Sunday at age 94. See photos of the former first lady through the years.