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The world is full of powerful people; though, it has been ordained that the male are superior to the fairer sex but in the real sense, they could be challenging. This can be exemplified with the superiority of this woman, Hillary Clinton.

Born on October 26, 1947 in Chicago, Illinois, U.S.; Hillary Diane Rodham Clinton made a history that shook the world few months ago, she is one of the bigwigs in American politics despite behind a woman, who people presumed she should be in her husband’s kitchen. However, she took the bull by the horn and challenged another mogul in US politics, Donald Trump. It was a huge challenge to the mantle of the world most powerful leader; on a slight difference, she lost to the opponent but her name shall never be forgotten in the history of the world and America at large. She is such a courageous and outspoken woman.

The former US first lady between the years 1993-2001, Hillary Clinton, has several credible profiles that have been nipped in the bud for so long. In this article, you will be exposed to some facts about this woman which probably, you have never come by.

Hillary Clinton

Here are 12 facts about Hillary Clinton some people do not know:

  1. She met her husband and former US president, Bill Clinton, in 1971 at Yale law school where they were both undergraduates: Truly a man with vision needs a courageous woman by his side and behind every successful man, there is a more successful woman; no one knew Bill Clinton would rose to be the US president then, but with strong hope and believe couple with the cushion of Hillary Clinton, he lived his dream.
  1. The wedding of bill Clinton and Hillary Clinton took place in their living room on October 11, 1975: Unlike other glamorous and elegant wedding, the couple decided to keep their wedding as low key as possible, despite their level of education and exposure. Perhaps, this has been the secret of their undying love.
  1. Hillary Clinton was the First Lady of Arkansas for twelve years (January 1979-81 and 1983-92): For twelve years, her husband headed the government of one of the southern states in the US, Arkansas; keeping her in the position of the first constitutional recognized lady in the state.
  1. Hillary Clinton was part of the only 27 women in a class of 235 at Yale Law School: At the end of her days in the law school, she was among the 27 women out of 235 graduates from her class.
  1. The Clinton family, Hillary and her husband Bill Clinton, were the First Couple to be fingerprinted by the FBI:  Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) is the domestic intelligence and security service of the United States; as part of their security measures is the use of fingerprint. The couples were the first couple to test-run this security strategy.
  2. Hillary Clinton was presumed to be someone to have a bright political future and started the career in 1974: Due to her ebullience and outspokenness, one of her contemporaries and Democratic political organizer and consultant Betsey Wright, discovered this and stood by her firmly to foster her political career. The movement started in 1974 when Betsey Wright relocated to Washington for this cause.
  3. Hillary Clinton was named one of the 100 most powerful lawyers in US in 1988 and 1991: Apart from graduating in grand style from the law school, she rose to the apogee of her law career; with great astuteness and fierce mind, she fought hard in the bar and became an enigma in the field. This got her the national honor.
  4. Hillary won a case that involved a 300 lb. man who obviously beat his girlfriend: To attest to her proficiency in the field of law, she defended a man who was guilty of an offense he was arraigned on. The man would have been punished but by the virtue of her dexterity, she diligently removed the man out of the mud.
  5. In 1977, Hillary co-founded Arkansas Advocates for Children and Families, a state-level alliance with the Children’s Defense Fund: As part of her servitude to humanity, she and some like minds initiated an alliance to aid family and children.
  6. Hillary earned less from her law profession when she became the first lady of Arkansas: She practiced her law profession at Rose Law Firm, even when she was the First Lady of Arkansas but earned less than the other partners, as she billed fewer hours due to her new office, the First lady of the state.
  7. Hillary Clinton was the first to have an office in the West Wing of the White House: Apart from the office of the first lady, she was the first to hold an office in the west wing of the prestigious White House. 
  8. Hillary Clinton was the first woman to have held an elected office in US: On January 3rd 2001, she was sworn in as U.S senator, making her the first woman to achieve such lofty height of greatness, paving way for other ambitious woman in US.

These are some of the obscure profile of Hillary Clinton; she is indeed a woman of substance with great ambition. She is exemplary as she rose with great determination. She practiced her profession professionally; she was a successful lawyer and a virtuous woman. She would have been the most powerful female president in the world but destiny prevailed.

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