Jill Biden

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Jill Biden
Jill Biden
37th Wife of the Vice President of the United States
Incumbent
Assumed office
January 20, 2009
Preceded by Lynne Cheney
Personal details
Born Jill Tracy Jacobs Biden
June 5, 1951 (1951-06-05) (age 62)
Hammonton, New Jersey, United States
Spouse(s) Bill Stevenson (1970-1975)
Joe Biden (1977-present)
Occupation Teacher

Jill Tracy Jacobs Biden (nee Jacobs, previously Stevenson) (born June 5, 1951) is an American educator. She is married to American politician Joe Biden. When he became Vice President of the United States, she became Second Lady of the United States.

Early life[change | edit source]

She was born in Hammonton, New Jersey. She attended the University of Delaware.

Marriage and family[change | edit source]

She met Joe Biden in 1975. They married in 1977. In 1981, their daughter Ashley was born.

Personal life[change | edit source]

Biden has taught high school for thirteen years. She has founded several charities. As Second Lady, she continues to teach part time.