Jill Biden

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Jill Biden
Jill Biden official portrait 2.jpg
Second Lady of the United States
In role
January 20, 2009 – January 20, 2017
Vice PresidentJoe Biden
Preceded byLynne Cheney
Succeeded byKaren Pence
Personal details
Born
Jill Tracy Jacobs

(1951-06-03) June 3, 1951 (age 68)
Hammonton, New Jersey, U.S.
Political partyDemocratic
Spouse(s)
Bill Stevenson
(m. 1970; div. 1976)

Joe Biden (m. 1977)
Children1
EducationUniversity of Delaware (BA, EdD)
West Chester University (MEd)
Villanova University (MA)
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Jill Tracy Jacobs Biden (nee Jacobs, previously Stevenson) (born June 3, 1951[1]) 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 | change source]

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

Marriage and family[change | change source]

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

Personal life[change | change source]

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

References[change | change source]

  1. "RT @whitehouse Happy birthday, @DrBiden! - Take note @Wikipedia!". The White House/Twitter. June 3, 2013.