- NAME: Jill Biden
- OCCUPATION: Educator
- BIRTH DATE: June 05, 1951 (Age: 61)
- EDUCATION: University of Delaware, Villanova University, West Chester University
- PLACE OF BIRTH: Hammonton, New Jersey
- AKA: Jill Biden
- Full Name: Jill Tracy Biden
- Originally: Jill Tracy Jacobs
- AKA: Jill Jacobs
- ZODIAC SIGN: Gemini
Best Known For
Jill Biden is best known for being the wife of U.S. Vice President Joe Biden, and for her role as America's second lady.
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A short biography of Joe Biden, who, despite his humble beginnings and the tragic deaths of his wife and daughter, became a successful politician and eventually President Barack Obama's vice president.
He overcame significant personal hurdles to become Vice President of the United States. Shortly after his election to the Senate, tragedy struck when a car accident claimed the lives of his wife and infant daughter.
On January 20, 2009, Obama was sworn in as the 44th U.S. president and Biden became the 47th vice president.
From 1973 to 2009, Biden served a distinguished Senate career. During his time in the Senate, Biden won the respect of many of his fellow Senators.
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On November 6, 2012, Joe Biden was re-elected to a second term as vice president with President Barack Obama. After the president's acceptance speech, Jill Biden appeared with her husband, their family and the Obama family onstage at the McCormick Place in Chicago to celebrate the re-election. She will continue to serve as America's second lady until 2016.
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