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In this photograph, Princess Diana is dancing with actor John Travolta in the Entrance Hall at the State Dinner on November 9, 1985. In the background, President Ronald Reagan is also dancing and First Lady Nancy Reagan is talking with Prince Charles. Pete Souza took this photograph on November 9, 1985.

Ronald Reagan Presidential Library and Museum/NARA

The White House Historical Association in partnership with The John W. Kluge Center at the Library of Congress presents the 2023 Symposium “The White House in Popular Culture.” This all-day event is open to the public and will discuss the intersection of popular culture and the White House through the topics of comics and cartoons, television, and movies.

Further information and the full list of speakers can be found here.