The Presidency of Bill Clinton

Bill Clinton

Bill Clinton served as the president of the United States for the 42nd time. He was elected in 1992 and re-elected in 1996, making him the first Democratic president to serve two terms since Franklin D. Roosevelt. Clinton entered the White House with a bold domestic policy program focused on economic growth, … Read more

The Daughter of Bill Clinton

Bill Clinton married Hillary Rodham, whom he met at Yale, on October 11, 1975. His first significant political post was as Attorney General of Arkansas from 1977-1979; subsequently, he served as governor of Arkansas from 1979-1981 and 1983-1992. Clinton’s handling of a succession of foreign policy problems received mixed assessments, and his … Read more

The Childhood, Education, and Careers of Bill Clinton

William Jefferson Clinton is the son of William Jefferson Blythe and Virginia Cassidy Blythe. His father passed away a few months before he was born. Clinton learned to count and read while being cared for by his maternal grandparents while his mother pursued her nursing degree. Interestingly, he had a strong desire … Read more

The First Lady of Bill Clinton

Hugh Rodham and Dorothy Howell gave birth to Hillary Rodham Clinton on October 26, 1947, in Chicago, Illinois. Her parents had two younger brothers, Hugh and Tony, and she is the eldest of their three children. Hillary Clinton was a National Merit Finalist when she graduated from Maine South High School in … Read more

The Brief Biography of Bill Clinton

On August 19, 1946, William Jefferson Clinton was born in Hope, Arkansas. He came from a fifth-generation Arkansan family. His father, William Jefferson Blythe III, died in a vehicle accident before his son was born, so Virginia Kelly named him after him. Bill’s mother left him with her parents when he was … Read more