- Category : 1918-births
- Type : MS
- Profile : 2/4 - Hermit / Opportunist
- Definition : Single
- Incarnation Cross : RAX Tension 2
American columnist who, with her twin sister Abigail Van Buren, both became nationally syndicated advice columnists. Landers is listed in The Guinness Book of Records as "Most Widely Syndicated Columnist," appearing in more than 1,200 newspapers with estimated readership of 90 million. With her syndicated column, which first appeared in print on 16 October 1955, Landers received thousands of letters.
Together the girls wrote gossip columns from their high school and college days. They married in a double ceremony in 1939, and Landers divorced in 1975 after 36 years marriage; she has one daughter, Margo.
She and her twin sister had one older and one younger sisters, all close for their lifetimes. Landers died on 22 June 2002 in Chicago, aged 83.