"Women are the largest untapped reservoir of talent in the world." This is one of the most quoted statements, you have ever heard in your entire life, by 70 years young American political leader, Hillary Clinton who was the first woman to be nominated for the presidential election (2016), in the American political history, against Donald J. Trump.
Do you think Hillary Clinton only a political leader? What is her full name, net worth, height, hair color, book or which political party does she belong to? Read this article to know her personal as well as professional important details.
Born on 26th of October, 1947, at Edgewater Hospital in Chicago, Illinois, U.S. Hilary Diane Rodham was brought up in a United Methodist family that first lived in Chicago. When Clinton was a three years child, she along with her family moved to the Chicago suburb of Park Ridge. She was the eldest one among offspring of Hugh Rodham, Father, small but successful textile businessman, belonging to English and Welsh descent and mother, Dorothy Howell, who of Dutch, English, French Canadian(Quebec), Welsh and Scottish descent, was a homemaker. She does have two younger brothers, Tony and Hugh. As a child, Hillary was a good student among her teachers in the school. She was raised in such a family environment which was politically conservative.
Caption: As a child, Hillary Clinton wrote NASA a letter.
Hillary Clinton stepped her first feet on Maine East High School, where she could participate in the student council. In the school, she was elected as class vice president for the junior year, while she lost the presidential election for the senior year to two boys, who told her that she was stupid to think to be elected president as a girl. Later on, she and other students were transferred to the New Maine South High Scholl, from where she passed scoring the top five percent in the class in 1965.
She was even interested in sports as the school student. She won a number of badges in swimming and softball championships as a Brownie and a Girl Scout.
For the higher study, Hillary Clinton enrolled at Wellesley College, where she studied political science as the major subject. She was the supporter of the anti-war presidential nomination campaign of Democratic Party.
Caption: Hillary Clinton as a Student, Wellesley College-1969.
In 1969, she completed her Bachelor of Arts with the departmental honors in Political Science. In the Wellesley College, she became the first student commencement speaker in the history. Her speech impressed hugely to the people around there.
Moreover, Hillary Clinton, to seek post-graduation studies, enrolled to Yale Law School (1969-1973), where she worked on the editorial board of the Yale Review of Law and Social Action. In the Yale Law School, in 1971, she started dating another law student Bill Clinton. She is also a trained attorney.
Caption: Hillary Clinton, dating Bill Clinton, Yale Law School-1971.
Hillary Clinton got married to Bill Clinton on October 11, 1975. She has one daughter named Chelsea Victoria Clinton (born on February 27, 1980) and two grandchildren. According to Forbes, in 2017, Hillary Clinton’s ‘net worth’ stood at $45 million. Talking about her height she is 167cm tall. She has got blue eyes and blonde hair color.
Caption: Hillary (second from left) and Bill Clinton at daughter’s wedding, July 31, 2010, Rhinebeck, New York.
Hillary Clinton, an American politician became the First Lady of the United States from 1993 to 2001 and worked from New York as the junior senator of the United States from 2001 to 2009. Besides, from 2009 to 2013, she became the 67th United States Secretary of States. And, she became the nominee from Democratic Party to the presidential election of 2016. However, she lost the election to Donald J. Trump.
Caption: Democratic nominee Hillary Clinton and Republican nominee Donald Trump, 2016 presidential election.
American politician, Hillary Clinton has received numerous ‘honour and awards.’ Few of them are Grammy Award for Best Word Spoken Album (1997. It Takes a Village), Goodreads Choice Awards Best Memoir & Autobiography (2017. What Happened), Glamour Year of the Year Award (1992), and Glamour Award for The Trailblaizer (2008).
Hillary Diane Rodham is the author of many popular books, such as Hard Choices (2014), Living History (2003), What Happened (2017), It Takes a Village (1996), Tim Kaine Stronger Together (2016), Dear Socks Dear Buddy (1998), The Unique Voice of Hill (1997) and so on.
Caption: Politician, Hillary, Writing a Book.
“If women are healthy and educated, their families will flourish. If women are free from violence, their families will flourish. If women have a chance to work and earn as full and equal partners in society, their families will flourish. And when families flourish, communities and nations will flourish.’’
Caption: Hillary Clinton, advocating about women and children rights
"Always aim high, work hard, and care deeply about what you believe in. And, when you stumble, keep the faith. And, when you’re knocked down, get right back up and never listen to anyone who says you can’t or shouldn’t go on."
"Take criticism seriously, but not personally. If there is truth or merit in the criticism, try to learn from it. Otherwise, let it roll right off you."
"Human rights are women's rights, and women's rights are human rights."
Hillary Clinton is an active user of social media, viz. Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram. She has more than 9.8M likes on Facebook, 22.2M followers on Twitter and 4.1M followers on Instagram. You can search her on her social networking sites which are given as below