Bill clinton

Bill Clinton

  • Birth

    Bill Clinton born August 19, 1946
  • Meets the president

    Meets the president
    Clinton meets President John F. Kennedy while attending an American Legion Boy’s Nation event in Washington, D.C.
  • High School

    High School
    Clinton graduates from Hot Springs High School.
  • Graduates College

    Graduates College
    Clinton graduates from Georgetown University.
  • Oxford

    Clinton attends Oxford University on a Rhodes scholarship.
  • Starting Politics

    Starting Politics
    Clinton works in the Texas campaign of Democratic presidential candidate George McGovern.
  • Yale

    Clinton graduates from Yale Law School.
  • Arkansas

    Clinton teaches law at the University of Arkansas.
  • First race

    First race
    Clinton loses the congressional race against incumbent Republican Representative Paul Hammerschmidt.
  • married

    Clinton marries Hillary Rodham(Clinton)
  • Attorney General

    Attorney General
    Clinton is elected Attorney General of Arkansas
  • Governor

    Clinton is elected Governor of Arkansas at age 32
  • re-election

    Clinton loses bid for re-election and begins practicing law.
  • governor yet again

    governor yet again
    Clinton is re-elected Governor of Arkansas
  • President

    Clinton is elected forty-second President of the United States.
  • Affairs

    Clinton denies allegations that he had a sexual relationship with former White House intern Monica Lewinsky
  • Bombing

    Clinton orders the launch of cruise missiles at targets in Sudan and Afghanistan in a response to what he calls an “imminent” terrorist threat from a network run by Osama bin Laden. The strikes follow attacks at United States embassies in Kenya and Tanzania earlier in the month.