Born: august 19, 1946 hope, arkansas american president and governor bill clinton won the 1992 democratic presidential nomination and defeated george bush to become the forty-second president of the united states he was elected to a second term in 1996 as a former president, clinton continues to work for a. William jefferson clinton, better known as bill clinton (born august 19, 1946) was the 42nd president of the united states, serving from 1993 to 2001 in 1978 clinton became the youngest governor in the country when he was elected governor of arkansas elected us president in 1992 and reelected in. William jefferson clinton is an american politician who served as the 42nd president of the united states from 1993 to 2001 prior to the presidency, he was the governor of arkansas from 1979 to 1981, and again from 1983 to 1992 a member of the democratic party, clinton was. The 42nd us president played the sax, hung out with celebs and became hugely popular despite the scandals bill clinton's full name is william jefferson blythe iii the former president of the united states was named after his father, who was tragically killed in a road traffic accident just three months before bill was born. Bill clinton was born william jefferson blythe iii in hope, arkansas, to virginia dell (cassidy) and william jefferson blythe, jr, a traveling he won re- election in 1982, and served until he won the us presidency in 1992, becoming the 42nd president of the united states, and winning re-election in 1996 - imdb mini.
Former us president bill clinton speaks on behalf of his wife and democratic presidential nominee hillary clinton during a 2016 presidential election november 30, 1993 - signs into law the brady handgun violence prevention act the bill requires background checks and a five-day waiting period for. Bill clinton is known for being president during one of the longest periods of peace and economic expansion in american history he is also known for being governor of arkansas and for being impeached while president growing up bill was born in hope, arkansas his birth name was william jefferson blythe his father. William jefferson bill clinton (born william jefferson blythe iii 19 august 1946) is an american politician, 42nd president of the united states of america, and the husband of hillary william j clinton: address accepting the presidential nomination at the democratic national convention in new york, july 16, 1992. Bill clinton is one of the most important american political leaders of modern times and served as the 42nd president of the usa this biography gives detailed information about his childhood, life, works, achievements and timeline.
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Clinton came to the white house campaigning as a representative of a new generation he is the first president to be born after world war ii clinton was the second president in american history to be impeached.
1 new york times bestseller president bill clinton's my life is the strikingly candid portrait of the 42nd us president, a global leader who. Bill clinton,” by michael tomasky, is a brief biography of the 42nd president as part of the american presidents series edited by arthur m schlesinger jr, who died in 2007, and sean wilentz, tomasky drew the assignment of squeezing the life and times of william jefferson clinton into a volume.
His presidency was beset by numerous investigations, one of which resulted in his becoming the first elected american president to be impeached still, he left office in 2001 enjoying high popularity early life bill clinton was born william jefferson blythe iv on august 19, 1946, in hope, the son of william. Bill clinton biography bill clinton — america's 42nd president — grew up in an extended family of modest means, but one rich with storytellers all my life i've been interested in other people's stories, he wrote in his 2004 memoir, my life i 've wanted to know them, understand them, feel them when i grew up and got into. Bill clinton, byname of william jefferson clinton, original name william jefferson blythe iii, (born august 19, 1946, hope, arkansas, us), 42nd president of the united states (1993–2001), who oversaw the country's longest peacetime economic expansion in 1998 he became the second us president to. William jefferson clinton, the 42nd president of the united states, was born at the julia chester hospital on the 19th of august 1946 in the small town of hope the american people enjoyed a great economic boom during his administration, and president clinton worked effectively for peace in northern ireland, haiti, the.