When Clinton was president, he was fitted for a hearing aid, had a potentially cancerous skin lesion removed from his back and went on medication to lower his cholesterol.In 2004, Clinton underwent quadruple-bypass heart surgery and, six months later, had scar tissue removed from his lungs.In 1971 Bill Clinton met a bright young Wellesley College graduate named Hillary Rodham, who shared his political ambitions.The pair graduated from Yale in 1973 and married two years later in 1975.In an impressive political comeback, President Clinton again embraced centrist policies and rhetoric to restore his popularity in advance of the 1996 election.In 1994, he signed the Violent Crime Control and Law Enforcement Act, a law that added 100,000 policemen and instituted harsher punishments for a variety of crimes.However, Clinton and his doctors deny he has any health issues and say he is in good condition.
While opposites in many ways — Eldridge was easygoing and Edith the disciplinarian — both lavished attention on the young boy, instilling in him the importance of a good education.
In 1978 Clinton became the youngest governor in the country when he was elected governor of Arkansas. Clinton was impeached by the House of Representatives in 1998 following the revelation of his affair with Monica Lewinsky but was acquitted by the Senate in 1999.
Since leaving office, Clinton has worked with the Clinton Foundation and campaigned for his wife, Hillary Rodham Clinton, in the 20 presidential elections.
Bill Clinton was inaugurated as the 42nd president of the United States in January 1993, when he was 46 years old, making him the third-youngest president up to that point.
Bill Clinton's second term in the White House was dominated by the Monica Lewinsky scandal.
After his two terms of presidency, Clinton earned 9 million in book sales, speeches (he’s paid a reported 0,000 to 0,000 per speech) and consulting fees. Born William Jefferson Blythe III, Bill Clinton’s father died in a car accident shortly before he was born; he later took the name of his stepfather, Roger Clinton.