Imelda Marcos (born Imelda Remedios Visitacion Romualdez on July 2, 1929) is a Filipino government person and wife of 10th Philippines President Ferdinand Marcos. Her nicknames are Steel Butterfly or Iron Butterfly.
She is remembered both for her husband's presidential time, and because of her collection of 2,700 pairs of shoes. In 2001, she opened the Marikina City Footwear Museum in the shoe-making district of Manila. The museum includes hundreds of her own shoes.