Hillary Clinton is well known American politician who served as the ‘First Lady of United States (1993-2001)’. She has also severed as a Senator (2001-09). She is best known for standing in 2016 US Elections against Donald Trump. She is the 67th Secretary of State who served from 2009 till 2013. Let’s find out more about how much is Hillary Clinton’s net worth in 2018.
Hillary Clinton Early Life
Hillary Diane Rodham Clinton was born in 1947 on 26 October to Dorothy Howell Rodham and Hugh Rodham in Chicago, USA. Hillary Clinton also has two younger brothers named Hugh and Tony.
Hillary Clinton was born and brought up in Chicago. Her parents’ political influence in the area inspired her to become a politician, later her husband became the president, which just sky-rocketed her desire to become the First Female President of America.
She is associated with the Democratic Party; however before 1968 she used to be a supporter of Republican political party.
Hillary completed her graduation from Wellesley College and later went to Yale University to get a JD.
According to several controversies during her election campaigns, it was believed that Hillary Clinton is going through a medical condition. People have claimed to witness Hillary having a medical condition on stage on multiple occasions. People were also skeptic of choosing another Clinton as their president, given the controversies Bill was involved in during his time as the president.
She is the wife of former US President Bill Clinton, whom she married in 1975. The couple has one daughter named Chelsea Clinton together.
Hillary Clinton Career, Awards & Achievement
Hillary initially started her career working on different Study Centers during her graduation days.
She is also an active philanthropist, who has been supporting causes like literacy, women rights, equality, gay marriage, and secularism for a long time.
Hillary Clinton is the first female who was elected as the Senator from New York. She is also the first women who became Democratic Nominee for standing for the US Presidency.
After Clinton’s defeat in the 2016 Elections, several celebrities came to social media to express their rage and sadness.
Unlike most politicians in America, Hillary is not afraid to accept her mistakes. She has gone times and again in the past and has accepted her mistakes. She acknowledges where she went wrong with her policies, and how some of these policies could have been implemented sooner than later.
Awards & Achievements
In 1992, Hillary was awarded the ‘Glamour Woman of the Year Award’. In 1997 she was honored with a Grammy Award for “It Takes a Village” ‘Best Spoken Word Album’. In 2008 she also won ‘Glamour Award for The Trailblaizer’. In 2016, Hillary Clinton ranked at number two spot of the most powerful women in the world.
Net Worth of Hillary Clinton
Hillary Clinton has an estimated net worth of over $50 million. She has made most of her income through her political career. She adds on to her million dollar net worth by adding her more than half a million salary every year. Clinton takes part in several other campaigns which are also a good source for fueling her fortune.
Hillary Clinton is among the most powerful and influential women on the planet. It’s a shame that she wasn’t able to become the first female president of USA. She was being supported by some of the most popular celebrities in the world. We just hope that Hillary is able to fulfill her dream of becoming the first female president of America, as we can see a lot of passion and drive in her eyes to make America better again.