Bill Clinton Fast Facts

Forty-Second President of the United States

Bill Clinton, Forty-Second President of the United States
Bill Clinton, Forty-Second President of the United States. Public Domain Image from NARA

Bill Clinton (1946 - ) served as America's forty-second president of the United States. While in office, he had to deal with many crises including the World Trade Center Bombing in 1993 and the Oklahoma City federal building bombing in 1995. In 1999, he was impeached by the House of Representatives. However, the Senate did not vote to remove him from office. In 2016, he became the first president who has had his wife run for the presidency.


Here is a quick list of fast facts for Bill Clinton. For more in depth information, you can also read the Bill Clinton Biography


August 19, 1946


Term of Office:

January 20, 1993 - January 20, 2001

Number of Terms Elected:

2 Terms

First Lady:

Hillary Diane Rodham

Bill Clinton Quote:

"There is nothing wrong in America that can't be fixed with what is right in America."
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Major Events While in Office:

States Entering Union While in Office:

  • None

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