Hillary Clinton Biography

Biography by Published on Updated on 15 Mar, 2017
Facts of Hillary Clinton
Date of Birth: 1947 , October-26
Age: 71 years old
Birth Nation: United States of America
Name Hillary Clinton
Birth Name Hillary Diane Rodham Clinton
Nick Name Hillary
Father Hugh Ellsworth Rodham
Mother Dorothy Emma Howell
Nationality American
Birth Place/City Edgewater Hospital
Ethnicity White
Profession Former United States Secretary of State
Working For poltician
Net Worth $80 million
Eye Color Blue
Hair Color Light brown
Face Color White
Body Measurements 32-24-34
Breast Size 32B
Waist size 24
Hip Size 34
Famous for First lady Presiden
Married Yes
Married to Bill Clinton (m. 1975)
Children Chelsea Clinton
Education Yale Law School
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Early life and Education

Hillary Diane Rodham Clinton was born on 26th October 1947 in Edgewater Hospital, Chicago, United states. She was born to  Hugh Ellsworth Rodham and Dorothy Emma Howell. She was brought up in a United Methodist family. She has two younger brothers named Hugh and Tony.

Hillary Clinton attended a public school in Park Ridge and she was one of the favorite students. By participating in sports like baseball and swimming she earned a number of badges. She frequently told a story about being inspired by the US efforts through the Space Race.

Around 1961 Hillary sent a letter to NASA asking that what to do to become an astronaut.

Hillary attended Maine East High School and in 1965, she graduated from the school in the top five percent of her class. In the same year, she went to Wellesley College. There she graduated with a Bachelor of Arts in political science with the departmental honors in political in 1969.

Career

In the year 1993 Hillary became the first lady President. She was the first lady to have an office in the West Wing of the White House. In the American history after Eleanor Roosevelt, she was regarded as the most openly empowered presidential wife.

Recently on April 12, 2015, Hillary announced her candidacy for the presidency in the 2016 election. The headquarters of the campaign was established in Brooklyn, New York city.

The focuses of the campaign were establishing universal preschool, raising middle-class incomes, improving the Affordable Care Act and making college more affordable.

On 1st March Hillary Clinton won seven among eleven contests. By June she had earned sufficient promising delegates as well as supportive super delegates media which considered her presumptive nominee.

However, Hillary lost five of her initial 232 votes on 19th December 2016 because of the faithless electors. In the American history, she is the fifth presidential candidate to win the popular vote but to lose the election.

Personal life

In 1965 there was a rumor that Hillary was dating an American economist named Robert Reich. Robert also revealed his date with Hillary in an interview with TIME. He was also a one-time labor secretary of Bill Clinton.

Hillary is married to Bill Clinton on 11th October 1975. The marriage ceremony was organized in their living room in a Methodist ceremony. The couple dated for approximately 4 years before their marriage. They are married over 41 years.

Hillary has a daughter named Chelsea Clinton who is a former US secretary. However, Bill Clinton is not to be known her biological father.

Rumors say that Hillary had an affair with Webb Hubbell even after her marriage with Bill. Webb is the real father of Chelsea according to various sources.

Net worth

The estimated net worth of Hillary ranges from $11 million to $53 million. The average net worth of her is known to be around $32 million. Her husband Bill's net worth is expected to be $80 million.

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