Bill Clinton Biography, Facts & Life Story

Known For 42nd president
Nickname Bill
Full Name William Jefferson Clinton
Profession Politician
Nationality American
Age 75 years old (in 2022)
Date of Birth August 19, 1946
Birthplace Hope, Arkansas, United States
Religion Jewish
Zodiac Sign Leo

William Jefferson Clinton is an American politician and 42nd president of the USA from 1993 to 2001. Prior to this, he served as governor of Arkansas from 1979 to 1981. Thereafter, he served as attorney general of Arkansas from 1977 to 1979.

During his political career, William Jefferson Clinton served as a member of the Democratic Party. He then became famous for being a New Democrat.

Career

President Clinton ruled over the longest period of economic expansion in American history. However, he failed to pass his plans for national health care reform despite signing the North American Free Trade Agreement and the Violent Crime Control and Law Enforcement Act.

For the first time in 40 years, the Republican Party won unified control of Congress in the 1994 elections.

He was reelected in 1996, however, in a landslide. While Clinton was president from 1993 to 1997, he began an ideological evolution by advocating welfare reform and the State Children’s Health Insurance Program, as well as financial deregulation.

Ruth Bader Ginsburg and Stephen Breyer were also appointed to the   Supreme Court. The Congressional Budget Office reported a budget surplus during the last three years of Clinton’s presidency, the first surplus since 1969.

He ordered U.S. military intervention in the Bosnian and Kosovo wars, signed the Dayton Peace Agreement, signed the Iraq Liberation Act opposing Saddam Hussein, participated in the Oslo I Accords and Camp David Summit to advance the Israeli-Palestinian peace process, and helped the Northern Ireland peace process.

Personal Life

He is married to Hillary Clinton who was a senator from New York from 2001 to 2009. Later, she served as secretary of state from 2009 to 2013. And also she served as the Democratic nominee for president in the 2016 presidential election.

Bill Clinton Education

Qualification Graduate
School Yale Law School
Hot Springs High School
St. John's Catholic Elementary School
Ramble Elementary
College Georgetown University
University College, Oxford

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Bill Clinton Career

Profession: Politician

Known For: 42nd president

Net Worth: USD $80 million approx

Family & Relatives

Father: William Jefferson Blythe Jr.

Mother: Virginia Clinton Kelley

Brother(s): Roger Clinton, Henry Leon Ritzenthaler

Sister(s): Sharon Lee Blythe

Marital Status: Married

Wife: Hillary Rodham Clinton (m. 1975)

Children: 1

Son(s): None

Daughter(s): Chelsea Clinton

Bill Clinton Favorites

Hobbies: Reading Books, Travelling

Favorite Actor: Jimmy Carter, George W. Bush

Favorite Destination: London

Favorite Color: Black

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