Hillary Rodham Clinton is an American politician, diplomat, and lawyer. She was born on October 26, 1947 in Chicago, Illinois. Her husband, Bill Clinton, was the 42nd President of the United States and she was First Lady from 1993 to 2001. Hillary ran for president against Donald Trump in the 2016 elections. She previously served a United States Senator for New York from 2001-2009 and the Secretary of State from 2009-2013.