Hillary Clinton

26 October, on this date Hillary Clinton was born.

First Lady of the United States from 1992 to 2000 who campaigned for the U.S. presidency in 2008 and served as the 67th U.S. Secretary of State Under President Obama from 2009 to 2013. She was also a US Senator from New York from 2001 to 2009 and her 2003 autobiography, Living History, sold more than one million copies in it’s first month and earned her a Grammy nomination for Best Spoken Word Album for the audio recording of the book.

She campaigned for Republicans Nixon and Goldwater while serving on the student council at Maine East High School.

She has been listed twice on the list of the 100 most influential lawyers in America, and became the first woman to be nominated by a major party as a presidential candidate.

She married the forty-second President of the United States Bill Clinton in 1975, and gave birth to her daughter, Chelsea, in 1980.

She ran against Barack Obama in the 2008 presidential campaign.